Definition of 選

  • elect
  • select
  • choose
  • prefer


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • セン
  • えら

Popular Words With This Kanji

選挙, せんきょ


選, せん

selection, choice, choosing, picking, election

選手, せんしゅ

player (in game), team member

選ぶ, 撰ぶ, 択ぶ, えらぶ

to choose, to select

総選挙, そうせんきょ

general election (of the lower house)

選手権, せんしゅけん

championship, title (of champion)

当選, とうせん

being elected, being selected (to win a prize, etc.), winning (in a lottery, raffle, etc.)

小選挙区, しょうせんきょく

small electoral district, single-member constituency

予選, よせん

preliminary contest, qualifier, primary, nomination

選択, せんたく

selection, choice, option

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