Definition of 腋

  • armpit
  • side

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • エキ
  • セキ
  • わき

Popular Words With This Kanji

脇, 腋, 掖, わき

armpit, under one's arm, side, flank, beside, close to, near, by, aside, to the side, away, out of the way, off-track, off-topic, deuteragonist, supporting role, second verse (in a linked series of poems)

腋毛, 脇毛, わきげ

underarm hair

脇の下, わきの下, 腋の下, わきのした

armpit, axilla

腋下, 腋窩, えきか

armpit

腋下, 腋窩, えきか

armpit

葉腋, ようえき

leaf axil

腋芽, えきが, わきめ

axillary bud

腋窩腺, えきかせん

axillary gland

腋生, えきせい

axillary growth

脇明け, 腋明け, わきあけ

robe worn by military officials with a round collar, unstitched open sides, and no wrapped fabric along the bottom, small opening in the side of traditional Japanese clothing (where the sleeve meets the bodice, below the armpit), clothing with such an opening (usu. worn by women or children)


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