Definition of 歌

  • song
  • sing


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • うた
  • うた

Popular Words With This Kanji

歌, 唄, 詩, うた

song, classical Japanese poetry (esp. tanka), modern poetry

歌う, 唄う, 謡う, 詠う, うたう

to sing, to sing (one's praises in a poem, etc.), to compose a poem, to recite a poem

歌手, かしゅ


歌舞伎, 歌舞妓, かぶき

kabuki, Japanese classical drama

歌舞伎, 歌舞妓, かぶき

kabuki, Japanese classical drama

短歌, たんか, みじかうた

tanka, 31-mora Japanese poem

歌劇, かげき


歌人, かじん

poet (of tanka poems)

歌詞, かし

song lyrics, words of a song, libretto

歌集, かしゅう

anthology, book of poetry

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