Definition of 祥

  • auspicious
  • happiness
  • blessedness
  • good omen
  • good fortune


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ショウ
  • さいわ
  • きざ
  • つまびらか

Popular Words With This Kanji

不祥事, ふしょうじ

scandal, deplorable event

発祥, はっしょう

origin, appearance of auspicious omen

発祥地, はっしょうち

cradle (of civilisation, civilization, etc.), birthplace

吉祥天, きっしょうてん, きちじょうてん

Sri-mahadevi (consort of Vaisravana in Buddhism, based on Lakshmi, the consort of Vishnu in Hinduism)

不祥, ふしょう

disgraceful, inauspicious, ill-omened, ominous, scandalous

祥月命日, しょうつきめいにち

anniversary of a person's death

瑞祥, ずいしょう

auspicious sign, good omen

不承不承, 不請不請, 不祥不祥, 不精不精, ふしょうぶしょう

reluctantly, grudgingly, unwillingly

不祥事件, ふしょうじけん

disgraceful incident, scandalous affair, untoward (deplorable) event

吉祥, きっしょう, きちじょう

lucky omen, happy, auspicious

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