Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 家元(いえもと) in Japanese

家元
Kana Reading
いえもと
Romaji
iemoto
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    head of a school (of music, dance); head family of a school


Kanji in this word

JLPT 4

4 strokes

beginning, former time, origin

On'Yomi: ゲン, ガン

Kun'Yomi: もと

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JLPT 4

10 strokes

house, home, family, professional, expert, performer

On'Yomi: カ, ケ

Kun'Yomi: いえ, や, うち

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