Definition of 辰

  • sign of the dragon
  • 7-9AM
  • fifth sign of Chinese zodiac
  • shin dragon radical (no. 161)


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • シン
  • ジン
  • たつ

Popular Words With This Kanji

辰, たつ

fifth sign of Chinese zodiac (The Dragon, 7am-9am, east-southeast, March)

辰巳, 巽, たつみ


戊辰戦争, ぼしんせんそう

Boshin War (Japanese civil war between Imperial and shogunate forces, 1868-1869)

戊辰, ぼしん

fifth of the sexagenary cycle

日月星辰, じつげつせいしん, にちげつせいしん

the sun, the moon and the stars, the heavenly bodies

丙辰, ひのえたつ, へいしん

53rd of the sexagenary cycle

嘉辰, 佳辰, かしん

lucky day, auspicious occasion, happy day

辰砂, 辰沙, しんしゃ, しんさ

cinnabar, cinnabarite, cinnabar lacquer, cinnabar lacquerware

辰巳芸者, たつみげいしゃ

geisha from the Fukagawa red-light district in Edo

嘉辰, 佳辰, かしん

lucky day, auspicious occasion, happy day

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