Definition of 弓

  • bow
  • bow (archery, violin)

Readings

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

Popular Words With This Kanji

弓, ゆみ, ゆ

bow (and arrow), archery, bow (for a violin, etc.)

真弓, まゆみ, マユミ

Japanese spindle tree (Euonymus sieboldianus)

洋弓, ようきゅう

Western-style archery, (small) Western-style bow

弓道, きゅうどう

(Japanese) archery

弓矢, ゆみや, きゅうし

bow and arrow

弓場, ゆみば

archery ground, archery gallery

梓弓, あずさゆみ

catalpa bow, betula grossa

弓引く, ゆみひく

to bend a bow, to shoot an arrow, to rise up against, to rebel against

月讀, 月読, 月夜見, 月夜霊, 月読み, 月弓, つくよみ

nickname for the moon, Tsukuyomi (god of the moon in Shinto and mythology)

弓形, ゆみなり, ゆみがた, きゅうけい

arched, crescent-shaped, bow-shaped, segment


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