Definition of 拠

  • foothold
  • based on
  • follow
  • therefore


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キョ

Popular Words With This Kanji

因る, 拠る, 依る, 由る, よる

to be due to, to be caused by, to depend on, to turn on, to be based on, to come from

に依る, に因る, に拠る, による

by means of, due to, because of, according to

拠点, きょてん

position, location, base, point

証拠, 證據, しょうこ

evidence, proof

根拠, こんきょ

basis, foundation

拠出, きょしゅつ

donation, contribution

本拠, ほんきょ

stronghold, inner citadel, base, headquarters

急遽, 急きょ, 急拠, きゅうきょ

hurriedly, in a hurry

占拠, せんきょ


論拠, ろんきょ

grounds of an argument

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