Definition of 重

  • heavy
  • heap up
  • pile up
  • nest of boxes
  • -fold


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ジュウ
  • チョウ
  • おも
  • おも
  • おもなう
  • かさねる
  • かさなる
  • おも

Popular Words With This Kanji

重要, じゅうよう

important, momentous, essential, principal, major

主, 重, おも

chief, main, principal, important, main secondary or supporting role (in kyogen)

慎重, しんちょう

careful, cautious, prudent, discreet, deliberate

重視, じゅうし

importance, stress, serious consideration

重い, おもい

heavy, weighty, massive, heavy (feeling), depressed, gloomy, blue, uneasy, slow, sluggish, lumbering, ponderous, clumsy, important, serious, grave, serious, severe, critical, solid, established, dignified, sensible

重ねる, かさねる

to pile up, to put something on another, to heap up, to add, to repeat

重大, じゅうだい

serious, important, significant, grave, weighty

尊重, そんちょう

respect, esteem, regard

貴重, きちょう

precious, valuable

重点, じゅうてん

important point, lay stress on, colon, emphasis

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