Definition of 拝

  • worship
  • adore
  • pray to


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ハイ
  • おが
  • おろが

Popular Words With This Kanji

参拝, さんぱい

visit to a shrine or temple, paying homage at a shrine or temple

礼拝, れいはい, らいはい

worship (esp. Christian), adoration, divine service, worship (esp. Buddhist and Shinto)

拝見, はいけん

seeing, look at

崇拝, すうはい

worship, adoration, admiration, cult

拝む, おがむ

to assume the posture of praying, to press the palms and fingers of both hands together, to do reverence (e.g. before a statue of the Buddha), to pay one's respects, to beg, to make a supplication, to see (something or someone of high status)

拝礼, はいれい


拝金, はいきん

money-worship, mammon-worship

拝観, はいかん

see, inspect, visit

拝借, はいしゃく


拝殿, はいでん

front shrine, hall of worship

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