Definition of 襷

  • cord to hold up sleeves
  • (kokuji)

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • たすき

Popular Words With This Kanji

襷, 繦, 手繦, たすき

cord used to tuck up the sleeves of a kimono, wrapper on books, CDs, etc., sash (e.g. worn across chest)

襷掛け, 襷掛, たすき掛け, たすきがけ

tucking up the sleeves of a kimono with a tasuki

襷掛け, 襷掛, たすき掛け, たすきがけ

tucking up the sleeves of a kimono with a tasuki

帯に短し襷に長し, おびにみじかしたすきにながし

neither one thing nor the other (lit: too short for a belt, too long for a sleeve tie)

襷反り, たすきぞり

reverse backwards body drop (sumo)

外襷反り, そとたすきぞり

outer reverse backwards body drop (sumo)

襷星, 翼宿, たすきぼし

Chinese "Wings" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)


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