Definition of 契

  • pledge
  • promise
  • vow

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ケイ
  • ちぎ

Popular Words With This Kanji

契約, けいやく

contract, compact, agreement

契機, けいき

opportunity, chance

契る, ちぎる

to pledge, to promise, to swear, to have sexual intercourse (esp. between husband and wife), to share a bed

契り, ちぎり

pledge, vow, promise, (of a man and woman) having sexual relations, having sexual intercourse, destiny, fate, karma

黙契, もっけい

implicit agreement, tacit understanding

幽契, ゆうけい

secret promise

保険契約, ほけんけいやく

insurance contract

コストプラス契約, コストプラスけいやく

cost-plus contract

社会契約論, しゃかいけいやくろん

social contract theory (e.g. Rousseau's)

研究委託契約書, けんきゅういたくけいやくしょ

research outsourcing contract


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