Definition of 鞠

  • ball


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キク
  • キュウ
  • まり

Popular Words With This Kanji

鞠, 毬, まり


蹴鞠, けまり, しゅうきく

kemari, type of football played by courtiers in ancient Japan

手毬, 手鞠, てまり

traditional Japanese handball game

鞠躬如, きっきゅう如, きっきゅうじょ, きくきゅうじょ

deferential, humble, reverent, respectful

鞠問, 鞫問, きくもん

examination, interrogation, questioning

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