Definition of 諡

  • posthumous name

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • エキ
  • おくりな

Popular Words With This Kanji

贈り名, 諡, おくりな

posthumous name

諡号, しごう

posthumous name (based the deeds one has performed in their lifetime)

諡法, しほう

the rules according to which posthumous names are assigned

贈り号, 諡号, おくりごう

posthumous Buddhist name


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