Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 方位神(ほういじん) in Japanese

方位神
Kana Reading
ほういじん
Romaji
hōijin
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    God of directions (generic terms referring to many different Gods)


Kanji in this word

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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JLPT 3

7 strokes

rank, grade, throne, crown, about, some

On'Yomi: イ

Kun'Yomi: くらい, ぐらい

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JLPT 4

4 strokes

direction, person, alternative

On'Yomi: ホウ

Kun'Yomi: かた, -かた, -がた

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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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