Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 招魂(しょうこん) in Japanese

招魂
Kana Reading
しょうこん
Romaji
shōkon
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    invocation of the dead


Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

14 strokes

soul, spirit

On'Yomi: コン

Kun'Yomi: たましい, たま

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JLPT 3

8 strokes

beckon, invite, summon, engage

On'Yomi: ショウ

Kun'Yomi: まね.く

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