Definition of 誕

  • nativity
  • be born
  • declension
  • lie
  • be arbitrary


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • タン

Popular Words With This Kanji

誕生, たんじょう

birth, creation, formation

生誕, せいたん

birth, nativity

天皇誕生日, てんのうたんじょうび

Emperor's Birthday Holiday (Dec 23rd) (Emperor Shouwa's was April 29th)

誕生石, たんじょうせき

a birthstone

聖誕祭, せいたんさい

Christmas, holy birthday

降誕, こうたん

birth (regal), nativity

降誕祭, こうたんさい

Christmas (authentic term now used within Japanese Christian denominations), celebration of the birthday of a saint or great man

再誕, さいたん

resurrection (of a company or school, etc.)

御降誕, ご降誕, ごこうたん

birth (regal), nativity

お釈迦様の誕生日, 御釈迦様の誕生日, おしゃかさまのたんじょうび

Buddha's birthday

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