Definition of 后

  • empress
  • queen
  • after
  • behind
  • back
  • later

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • コウ
  • きさき

Popular Words With This Kanji

午後, 午后, ごご

afternoon, p.m.

皇后, こうごう

(Japanese) empress, queen

后, 妃, きさき, きさい

empress, queen

皇太后, こうたいごう, こうたいこう

Queen Mother, Empress Dowager

皇后宮, こうごうぐう

empress's residence, empress

天后, てんこう

queen of heaven

三皇后, さんこうごう

Grand Empress Dowager, the Empress Dowager and the Empress Consort

母后, ぼこう

empress dowager

后町, きさきまち, きさいまち

women's pavilion (of the inner Heian palace)

太后, たいこう

empress dowager, queen mother


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