Definition of 莢

  • pod
  • hull
  • husk
  • shell
  • case

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キョウ
  • さや

Popular Words With This Kanji

皀莢, さいかち, サイカチ

honey locust, Gleditsia japonica

莢, さや

shell (i.e. of a pea), pod, hull

絹莢, きぬさや

snow pea, snow peas, mange tout

排莢桿筒, はいきょうかんとう

ejector tube, ejector housing (revolver)

荒隠元, 莢隠元, さやいんげん

French beans, string beans

薬莢, 薬きょう, やっきょう

(ammunition) cartridge, shell case

莢豌豆, さやえんどう

peas

深山莢迷, みやまがまずみ, ミヤマガマズミ

Wright viburnum, viburnum wrightii

莢迷, がまずみ, ガマズミ

linden arrowwood (Viburnum dilatatum), Japanese bush cranberry


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