Definition of 筈

  • notch of an arrow
  • ought
  • must
  • should be
  • expected

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カツ
  • はず
  • やはず

Popular Words With This Kanji

筈, 弭, はず

expectation that something took place, will take place or was in some state, it should be so, bound to be, expected to be, must be, nock (of a bow), nock (of an arrow), nock-shaped grip (between thumb and forefinger) (Sumo), wooden frame on the tip of the mast of a Japanese ship that prevents the hawser from falling out

手筈, 手はず, てはず

arrangement, plan, programme, program

弓筈, 弓弭, ゆみはず, ゆはず

nock (of a bow)

はず押し, 筈押し, はずおし

pushing up with hands under opponent's armpits (sumo), armpit push

矢筈模様, やはずもよう

herring-bone pattern, herringbone pattern

筈緒, はずお

hemp rope fastened from the bow of a Japanese ship to the tip of the mast

矢筈, やはず

nock of an arrow, forked tool used for hanging scrolls


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