Definition of 耀

  • shine
  • sparkle
  • gleam
  • twinkle


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ヨウ
  • かがや
  • ひかり

Popular Words With This Kanji

輝く, 耀く, 赫く, 燿く, 煌く, かがやく

to shine, to glitter, to sparkle

輝かしい, 耀かしい, 赫かしい, 輝やかしい, かがやかしい

brilliant, glorious, glittering, bright, splendid (e.g. achievement, success), promising (e.g. future)

黒曜石, 黒耀石, こくようせき


耀う, 赫う, かがよう

to shimmer, to sparkle

栄耀, えいよう

luxury, splendour, splendor, prosperity

栄耀栄華, えいようえいが, えようえいが

wealth, prosperity, and arrogant splendor (splendour), (living sumptuously) intoxicated by wealth and power, luxury

光耀, こうよう

shining, glittering

宣耀殿, せんようでん, せんにょうでん

ladies' pavilion (of the inner Heian Palace)

衒耀, げんよう

false glitter

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