Definition of 了

  • complete
  • finish


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • リョウ

Popular Words With This Kanji

仕舞う, 終う, 了う, 蔵う, しまう

to finish, to close, to do something completely, to put away, to put an end to

終わる, 終る, 了わる, 卒わる, 畢わる, 竟わる, おわる

to finish, to end, to close

終える, 了える, 卒える, おえる

to finish, to graduate

終了, しゅうりょう

end, close, termination

了承, 諒承, 領承, りょうしょう

acknowledgement, acknowledgment, understanding (e.g. "please be understanding of the mess during our renovation"), noting, acceptance

終了後, しゅうりょうご

after the end (of something), post-

完了, かんりょう

completion, conclusion, perfect (tense, form, aspect)

了解, 諒解, りょうかい

comprehension, consent, understanding, roger (on the radio)

修了, しゅうりょう

completion (of a course)

満了, まんりょう

expiration, termination

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