Definition of 坂

  • slope
  • incline
  • hill


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ハン
  • さか

Popular Words With This Kanji

大阪, 大坂, おおさか


坂, 阪, さか

slope, hill

坂東, ばんどう

Kanto region (inc. Tokyo, Kanagawa, Saitama, Gunma, Tochigi, Ibaraki and Chiba prefectures)

坂道, さかみち

hill road

下り坂, くだりざか

descent, downhill, decline, waning

上り坂, のぼりざか

ascent, upgrade

登坂, とはん

climbing a slope (hill), ascending a hill

女坂, おんなざか

the easier of two slopes

下坂, しもさか

downhill, decline, waning

男坂, おとこざか

steeper of two hills

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