Definition of 尋

  • inquire
  • fathom
  • look for


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ジン
  • たずねる
  • ひろ

Popular Words With This Kanji

尋ねる, 訊ねる, たずねる

to ask, to enquire, to inquire, to search, to look for, to look into, to investigate

尋問, 訊問, じんもん

cross-examination, interrogation, questioning

尋, ひろ, じん


尋常, じんじょう

common, usual

八尋, やひろ

great length, great size

千仞, 千尋, せんじん, ちひろ

great depth (lit: thousand fathoms), bottomless, great height

反対尋問, はんたいじんもん


誘導尋問, ゆうどうじんもん

leading question

お尋ね者, おたずねもの

wanted man, person sought by the police

臨床尋問, りんしょうじんもん

clinical examination

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