Definition of 巾

  • towel
  • hanging scroll
  • width
  • cloth radical (no. 50)

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キン
  • フク
  • おお
  • ちきり
  • きれ

Popular Words With This Kanji

幅, 巾, はば

width, breadth

雑巾, 雑布, ぞうきん

house-cloth, dust cloth

値幅, 値巾, ねはば

price range or fluctuation

頭巾, ずきん

hood, kerchief

巾着, きんちゃく

pouch, hanger-on, purse, handbag, pouch of fried tofu stuffed with var. ingredients, used in oden

肩巾, ひれ

shawl (on shoulder of woman's dress)

磯巾着, 菟葵, いそぎんちゃく, イソギンチャク

sea anemone

身巾, 身幅, みはば

width of a garment

布巾, ふきん

tea-towel, dish cloth

三角巾, 三角布, さんかくきん

triangle bandage


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