Definition of 倹

  • frugal
  • economy
  • thrifty

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ケン
  • つましい
  • つづまやか

Popular Words With This Kanji

倹約, けんやく

thrift, economy, frugality

倹しい, つましい

thrifty, economical

倹約家, けんやくか

thrifty person, economist

勤倹, きんけん

industry, diligence, frugality

倹素, けんそ

economical and simple

勤倹貯蓄, きんけんちょちく

thrift and saving

質素倹約, しっそけんやく

(practice) simplicity and frugality, scrimping and saving

節倹, せっけん

economy, thrift

倹約令, けんやくれい

laws regulating expenditures, sumptuary edicts, thrift ordinance

恭倹, きょうけん

respectfulness and modesty, deference


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