Definition of 召

  • seduce
  • call
  • send for
  • wear
  • put on
  • ride in
  • buy
  • eat
  • drink
  • catch (cold)


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ショウ

Popular Words With This Kanji

召集, しょうしゅう

convening, calling together (e.g. parliament)

招請, 召請, しょうせい

calling together, invitation

囚人, 召人, しゅうじん, めしゅうど, めしうど


召し, めし

summons, call

召す, めす

to call, to invite, to send for, to summon, to eat, to drink, to put on, to wear, to ride, to catch (a cold), to take (a bath), to tickle (one's fancy), to put on (years), to commit (seppuku), to do, honorific suffix used after the -masu stem of a verb

召喚, しょうかん


召し使い, 召使い, 召使, めしつかい

servant, menial

召し使い, 召使い, 召使, めしつかい

servant, menial

召し使い, 召使い, 召使, めしつかい

servant, menial

召し上がる, 召上がる, 召し上る, めしあがる

to eat

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