Definition of 巌

  • rock
  • crag
  • boulder

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ガン
  • いわ
  • いわお
  • けわしい

Popular Words With This Kanji

岩, 巌, 磐, 巖, いわ, いわお

rock, crag

岩壁, 巌壁, がんぺき

wall of rock, rock cliff, rock face

奇岩, 奇巌, きがん

strangely shaped rocks, massive rock of unusual shape

岩窟, 巌窟, がんくつ

cave, cavern

巉巌, ざんがん

near-vertical cliff or peak

岩陰, 巌蔭, いわかげ

shade of a rock

危岩, 危巌, きがん

steep, towering rock

枯木寒巌, こぼくかんがん

withered trees and frozen rocks, a person that is hard to approach

巌巌とした, 巌々とした, がんがんとした

craggy, steep (as of a mountain)

巌巌とした, 巌々とした, がんがんとした

craggy, steep (as of a mountain)


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