Definition of 獅

  • lion


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • しし

Popular Words With This Kanji

獅子, 師子, しし

lion, left-hand guardian dog at a Shinto shrine

獅子舞, 獅子舞い, ししまい

lion dance

獅子舞, 獅子舞い, ししまい

lion dance

獅子女, すふぃんくす, スフィンクス


越後獅子, えちごじし

street performance by itinerant entertainers featuring a tumbling act in which a child performer wears a carved lion's head

獅子奮迅, ししふんじん

being irresistible, being furiously vigorous, being intensely forceful

唐獅子, からしし, からじし

(artistic portrait of a) lion

獅子吼, ししく

lion's roar, harangue

獅子身中の虫, しししんちゅうのむし

treacherous friend

獅子唐辛子, ししとうがらし

small sweet green pepper

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