Definition of 串

  • shish kebab
  • spit
  • skewer

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カン
  • ケン
  • セン
  • くし
  • つらぬ

Popular Words With This Kanji

冗談, 戯談, 串戯, 串戲, じょうだん, ぎだん, げだん

jest, joke, funny story

冗談, 戯談, 串戯, 串戲, じょうだん, ぎだん, げだん

jest, joke, funny story

串, くし

spit, skewer

玉串, 玉籤, 玉ぐし, たまぐし, たまくし

branch of a sacred tree (esp. sakaki) with paper or cotton strips attached (used as a Shinto offering), sakaki (species of evergreen sacred to Shinto, Cleyera japonica)

串焼き, くしやき

grilling on a skewer, spit-roasting

串カツ, くしカツ

fried pork and negi on skewers

金串, かなぐし

metal spit or skewer

焼き串, やきぐし

a skewer or spit

太玉串, ふとたまぐし

branch of a sacred tree (esp. sakaki) with paper or cotton strips attached (used as a Shinto offering)

串刺し, くしざし

skewer


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