Definition of 院

  • Inst.
  • institution
  • temple
  • mansion
  • school

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • イン

Popular Words With This Kanji

病院, びょういん

hospital

衆院, しゅういん

lower house of the Diet

参院, さんいん

House of Councillors

入院, にゅういん

hospitalization, hospitalisation

院, いん

imperial palace, emperor (or his empress, imperial princesses, etc.), temple, institution (esp. a government office, school, hospital, etc.), suffix used in posthumous names (esp. of emperors, daimyos, etc.)

上院, じょういん

Upper House, Senate, Lords

下院, かいん

lower house, lower (legislative) body

両院, りょういん

both Houses of Parliament

学院, がくいん

institute, academy

大学院, だいがくいん

graduate school


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