Definition of 指

  • finger
  • point to
  • indicate
  • put into
  • play (chess)
  • measure (ruler)


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ゆび
  • -さ

Popular Words With This Kanji

指摘, してき

pointing out, identification

指導, しどう

leadership, guidance, coaching, shido (disciplinary action for a minor infringement of the rules of judo)

目指す, 目差す, 目ざす, めざす

to aim at, to have an eye on

指定, してい

designation, specification, assignment, appointment, pointing at

指示, しじ

indication, instruction, designation, directions

指名, しめい

name, nominate, designate

指揮, 指麾, しき

command, direction

指揮, 指麾, しき

command, direction

指標, しひょう

index, indices, indicator

指数, しすう

index, index number, exponent (e.g. in floating-point representation), characteristic

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