Definition of 龕

  • alcove for an image

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カン
  • ガン
  • れい

Popular Words With This Kanji

龕, がん

niche or alcove for an image

強盗返し, 龕灯返し, 龕燈返し, がんどうがえし, がんとうがえし

rotating stage machinery, which rolls backwards 90 degrees to reveal the next scene

強盗返し, 龕灯返し, 龕燈返し, がんどうがえし, がんとうがえし

rotating stage machinery, which rolls backwards 90 degrees to reveal the next scene

壁龕, へきがん

niche (in Western architecture)

起龕, きがん

ceremonial removal of the coffin from the house (lay person) or temple (priest) (Zen Buddhism)

龕像, がんぞう

Buddha figure carved into a rock, Buddha figure in a cabinet

龕灯, 龕燈, がんどう

Buddhist altar light

龕灯, 龕燈, がんどう

Buddhist altar light


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