Definition of 哉

  • how
  • what
  • alas
  • question mark
  • ?

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • サイ
  • かな

Popular Words With This Kanji

善哉, ぜんざい

Well done!, Bravo!, red bean soup made with Azuki beans, zenzai

快哉, かいさい

joy, exultation

哉, かな

how!, what!, alas!

候哉, そうろうや

I wonder if ...

已んぬる哉, やんぬるかな

I give up

快哉を叫ぶ, かいさいをさけぶ

to shout with exultation, to shout for joy

善哉善哉, ぜんざいぜんざい

Well done!, Great!, Bravo!

悦哉, えっさい

musket (male Japanese sparrowhawk)

果たせる哉, 果せる哉, はたせるかな

as expected

悲しい哉, 哀哉, かなしいかな

Sad to say, How sad, Alas


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