Definition of 艮

  • northeast (Oriental zodiac)
  • stopping
  • good radical (no. 138)

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • コン
  • ゴン
  • うしとら

Popular Words With This Kanji

儒艮, 儒良, じゅごん, ジュゴン

dugong, sea pig

艮, ごん

gen (one of the trigrams of the I Ching: mountain, northeast)

丑寅, 艮, うしとら

northeast

艮下艮上, ごんかごんしょう

one of the 64 trigrams


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