Definition of 楯

  • shield
  • buckler
  • pretext

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ジュン
  • たて

Popular Words With This Kanji

盾, 楯, たて

shield, buckler, escutcheon, pretext

立てこもる, 立て籠る, 立籠る, 楯籠る, 立て篭る, たてこもる

to barricade oneself in, to hold (a fort, etc.), to shut oneself up, to be besieged, to dig in

後ろ盾, 後ろ楯, うしろだて

backing, support, backer, supporter, patron, sponsor, shield that protects one's back

楯突く, 盾突く, 楯つく, たてつく

to oppose, to resist, to defy

楯突く, 盾突く, 楯つく, たてつく

to oppose, to resist, to defy

楯状火山, たてじょうかざん

shield volcano

小楯, こだて

small shield, screen

醜の御楯, しこのみたて

the humble shield of our Sovereign Lord

立てこもり, 立て篭り, 立て籠り, 楯籠り, たてこもり

shutting oneself in (one's room, etc.), barricading oneself in (a fort, etc.) while being besieged

楯鱗, じゅんりん

placoid scale


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