Definition of 袂

  • sleeve
  • foot (of hill)
  • edge

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ベイ
  • ケツ
  • たまと
  • たもと

Popular Words With This Kanji

袂, たもと

sleeve (esp. of a kimono), vicinity (esp. of a bridge), foot of a mountain, base of a mountain

分袂, ぶんべい

parting (from someone)

袂を分かつ, たもとをわかつ

part from (with), part company with, break with

袂を連ねる, たもとをつらねる

to do in unison, to do en masse

袂を絞る, たもとをしぼる

to shed many tears, to weep, to wring dry one's sleeve (which has been soaked by tears)


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