Definition of 詠

  • recitation
  • poem
  • song
  • composing


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • エイ
  • うた

Popular Words With This Kanji

歌う, 唄う, 謡う, 詠う, うたう

to sing, to sing (one's praises in a poem, etc.), to compose a poem, to recite a poem

詠む, よむ

to compose (e.g. a Japanese poem), to write, to recite (e.g. a poem), to chant

朗詠, ろうえい

recitation (of Japanese or Chinese poem)

諷詠, ふうえい

poetic composition

詠嘆, 詠歎, えいたん

exclamation, admiration

詠嘆, 詠歎, えいたん

exclamation, admiration

詠み込む, よみこむ

to include in a poem (season word, place name, etc.)

献詠, けんえい

poem offering

詠歌, えいか

poem, song, (Buddh.) pilgrim's song

吟詠, ぎんえい

recitation or chanting of a poem

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