Definition of 捺

  • press
  • print
  • affix a seal
  • stamp


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ナツ
  • ダツ

Popular Words With This Kanji

押す, 圧す, 捺す, おす

to push, to press, to apply pressure from above, to press down, to stamp (i.e. a passport), to apply a seal

突く, 衝く, 撞く, 捺く, つく

to prick, to stab, to poke, to prod, to push, to thrust, to nudge, to hit, to strike, to use (a cane), to prop oneself up with, to press against (the floor, etc.), to attack, to brave (the rain, etc.)

押捺, おうなつ

sealing (document)

捺印, なついん

affixing a seal

捺染, なっせん


転写捺染, てんしゃなっせん

transfer print

署名捺印, しょめいなついん

sign and seal

指紋押捺, しもんおうなつ


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