Definition of 享

  • receive
  • undergo
  • answer (phone)
  • take
  • get
  • catch


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キョウ
  • コウ
  • ける

Popular Words With This Kanji

受ける, 請ける, 承ける, 享ける, うける

to receive, to get, to catch (e.g. a ball), to be struck by (wind, waves, sunlight, etc.), to sustain (damage), to incur (a loss), to suffer (an injury), to feel (influence), to undergo (e.g. surgery), to take (a test), to accept (a challenge), to be given (e.g. life, talent), to follow, to succeed, to be descended from, to face (south, etc.), to be modified by, to obtain (a pawned item, etc.) by paying a fee, to be well-received, to become popular, to go down well

享受, きょうじゅ

reception, acceptance, enjoyment, being given

饗宴, 供宴, 享宴, きょうえん

feast, banquet, Symposium (book by Plato)

享保, きょうほう

Kyouhou era (1716.6.22-1736.4.28)

享年, きょうねん

one's age at death

享楽, きょうらく

enjoyment, pleasure

享有, きょうゆう

possession, enjoyment

享楽主義, きょうらくしゅぎ

epicureanism, hedonism

享徳, きょうとく

Kyoutoku era (1452.7.25-1455.7.25)

永享, えいきょう

Eikyou era (1429.9.5-1441.2.17)

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