Definition of 義

  • righteousness
  • justice
  • morality
  • honor
  • loyalty
  • meaning

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)

Popular Words With This Kanji

主義, しゅぎ

doctrine, rule, principle

朝鮮民主主義人民共和国, ちょうせんみんしゅしゅぎじんみんきょうわこく

Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), DPRK

義, ぎ

morality, righteousness, justice, honour (honor), meaning, teachings, doctrine, nonconsanguineous relationship (i.e. of in-laws), prosthesis

民主主義, みんしゅしゅぎ

democracy

義務, ぎむ

duty, obligation, responsibility

社会主義, しゃかいしゅぎ

socialism

正義, せいぎ

justice, right, righteousness, correct meaning

意義, いぎ

meaning, significance

名義, めいぎ

name, in the name of

白耳義, ベルギー, べるぎー

Belgium


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