Definition of 床

  • bed
  • counter for beds
  • floor
  • padding
  • tatami


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ショウ
  • とこ
  • ゆか

Popular Words With This Kanji

床, とこ

bed, bedding, sickbed, alcove, riverbed, seedbed, straw "core" of a tatami mat, floor

臨床, りんしょう

clinical (e.g. pathology, physiology)

温床, おんしょう

hotbed, breeding ground

病床, びょうしょう


床下, ゆかした

under the floor

起床, きしょう

rising, getting out of bed

床の間, とこのま

tokonoma (alcove where art or flowers are displayed)

床上, ゆかうえ

on a floor, above floor level

胡座, 胡坐, 胡床, あぐら

sitting cross-legged (i.e. Indian style)

寝床, 寝どこ, ねどこ

bed, berth, crib, cot, kip

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