Definition of 賤

  • despise
  • low-life
  • poverty

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • セン
  • ゼン
  • いやしい
  • いやしむ
  • しず
  • やす

Popular Words With This Kanji

賤, しず, せん

lowly person, lowliness, I (used by male entertainers)

卑しい, 賤しい, いやしい

lowborn, humble, lowly, vulgar, coarse, crude, mean, base, vile, shabby, greedy, gluttonous, avaricious

貴賤, 貴賎, きせん

high and low, all ranks

微賤, 微賎, びせん

low rank, humble station, obscurity

賎民, 賤民, せんみん

humble or lowly people

卑しむ, 賤しむ, いやしむ

to despise, to disdain, to scorn

賤業婦, せんぎょうふ

prostitute

五賤, ごせん

five lowly castes of the ritsuryo system

卑賎, 卑賤, 鄙賤, ひせん

low class, lowly (position), humble (condition)

賤称, せんしょう

depreciatory name


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