Definition of 京

  • capital
  • 10**16

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キョウ
  • ケイ
  • キン
  • みやこ

Popular Words With This Kanji

東京, とうきょう

Tokyo (current capital of Japan)

都, 京, みやこ

capital, metropolis

京都, きょうと

Kyoto

北京, ぺきん

Beijing (China), Peking

京, きょう, けい

imperial capital (esp. Kyoto), final word of an iroha-uta, 10^16, 10,000,000,000,000,000, ten quadrillion (American), (obs) ten thousand billion (British)

上京, じょうきょう

proceeding to the capital (Tokyo)

南京, ナンキン

Nanking, Nanjing, pumpkin, squash, Chinese, Southeast Asian, foreign, rare, precious, cute

帝京, ていきょう

the capital

中京, ちゅうきょう

Nagoya and environs

帰京, ききょう

returning to Tokyo


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