Definition of 茎

  • stalk
  • stem

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ケイ
  • キョウ
  • くき

Popular Words With This Kanji

茎, くき

stalk, stem

歯茎, 歯ぐき, 齦, はぐき

gums, teethridge

地下茎, ちかけい

rhizome

塊茎, かいけい

tuber

鱗茎, りんけい

(lily or tulip, etc.) bulb

包茎, ほうけい

phimosis

陰茎, いんけい

penis

水茎, みずぐき

writing brush, brush strokes

茎茶, 莖茶, くきちゃ

tea made from twigs pruned from the tea plant during its dormant season

紅ずいき, 紅芋茎, くれないずいき

red taro stems, red aroid


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