Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 御神燈(ごしんとう) in Japanese

御神燈, 御神灯, ご神灯, ご神燈
Kana Reading
ごしんとう, ごじんとう
Romaji
goshintō, gojintō
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    light used as a religious offering
  • Parts of speech
    Meaning
    paper lantern (hung up near the door of performers and geishas)


Kanji in this word

16 strokes

nonstandard for J825

On'Yomi: トウ

Kun'Yomi: ひ, ほ-, ともしび, とも.す, あかり

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JLPT 2

6 strokes

lamp, a light, light, counter for lights

On'Yomi: トウ

Kun'Yomi: ひ, ほ-, ともしび, とも.す, あかり

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JLPT 3

12 strokes

honorable, manipulate, govern

On'Yomi: ギョ, ゴ

Kun'Yomi: おん-, お-, み-

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JLPT 3

9 strokes

gods, mind, soul

On'Yomi: シン, ジン

Kun'Yomi: かみ, かん-, こう-

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10 strokes

spirit

On'Yomi: シン, ジン

Kun'Yomi: かみ, こう, たましい

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