Definition of 穴

  • hole
  • aperture
  • slit
  • cave
  • den

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ケツ
  • あな

Popular Words With This Kanji

穴, 孔, あな

hole, deficit, shortage, missing person (in a team, meeting, etc.), vacancy, opening, flaw, profitable place (or item, etc.) not well known by others, upset victory (with a large payoff), pit (of a theater), hiding place, underbelly (of society, etc.)

穴埋め, 穴うめ, あなうめ

filling in gaps, filling in blanks (in a form, etc.), covering up a deficit, making up for something (e.g. one's mistake)

穴埋め, 穴うめ, あなうめ

filling in gaps, filling in blanks (in a form, etc.), covering up a deficit, making up for something (e.g. one's mistake)

馬穴, 馬尻, バケツ

bucket, pail

落とし穴, 落し穴, おとしあな

pitfall, trap, pit

落とし穴, 落し穴, おとしあな

pitfall, trap, pit

風穴, かざあな, かぜあな

air hole, windhole, ventilator

穴, 尻, けつ

ass, arse, buttocks, rear, end, acupuncture point

墓穴, ぼけつ, はかあな

grave, specifically the hole in the ground

横穴, よこあな, おうけつ

cave, tunnel


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