Definition of 哲

  • philosophy
  • clear


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • テツ
  • さとい
  • あきらか
  • さば

Popular Words With This Kanji

哲学, てつがく


哲人, てつじん

wise man, philosopher, sage

哲学的, てつがくてき


変哲, へんてつ


賢哲, けんてつ

wise man

哲理, てつり

philosophic principles, philosophy

スコラ哲学, スコラてつがく


先哲, せんてつ

ancient wise men

前哲, ぜんてつ

former men of wisdom and virtue

変哲も無い, 変哲もない, へんてつもない

usual, mediocre, monotonous

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