Definition of 後

  • behind
  • back
  • later

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • コウ
  • のち
  • うし
  • うしろ
  • あと
  • おくれる

Popular Words With This Kanji

後, あと

behind, rear, after, later, after one's death, remainder, the rest, descendant, successor, heir, past, previous, more (i.e. five more minutes)

午後, 午后, ごご

afternoon, p.m.

今後, こんご

from now on, hereafter

最後, さいご

last, end, conclusion, latest, most recent, (after -tara form or -ta form followed by "ga") no sooner than, right after (often having negative consequences), one's final moments

その後, 其の後, そのご, そのあと, そののち

after that, afterwards, thereafter

その後, 其の後, そのご, そのあと, そののち

after that, afterwards, thereafter

戦後, せんご

postwar period, period after Second World War

前後, ぜんご

front and rear, front and back, before and behind, before and after, order, context, consequences, inversion, reversion, getting out of order, co-occurring, around, about, approximately, nearly

直後, ちょくご

immediately following

後半, こうはん

second half, latter half


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