Definition of 楼

  • watchtower
  • lookout
  • high building

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ロウ
  • たかどの

Popular Words With This Kanji

楼閣, ろうかく

multistoried building

蜃気楼, しんきろう

mirage

摩天楼, まてんろう

skyscraper

鐘楼, しょうろう, しゅろう

belfry, bell tower

楼門, ろうもん

two-storied gate, tower gate

楼観, ろうかん

watchtower

望楼, 望樓, ぼうろう

watchtower, observation tower, lookout

妓楼, ぎろう

brothel

迦楼羅, かるら

Garuda or Garua (man-bird deity and 'vahana' of Hindu-Buddhist myth)

空中楼閣, くうちゅうろうかく

castle in the air


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