Definition of 緯

  • horizontal
  • woof
  • left & right
  • latitude

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • よこいと
  • ぬき

Popular Words With This Kanji

経緯, いきさつ, けいい, たてぬき, たてよこ

details, particulars, whole story, sequence of events, chronology, circumstances, how it started, how things got this way, longitude and latitude, warp and weft, warp and woof

北緯, ほくい

north latitude

緯度, いど

latitude (nav.)

南緯, なんい

southern latitude

横糸, 緯糸, 緯, よこ糸, よこいと, ぬきいと, ぬき, い

weft, woof (crosswise threads on a loom)

横糸, 緯糸, 緯, よこ糸, よこいと, ぬきいと, ぬき, い

weft, woof (crosswise threads on a loom)

高緯度, こういど

high latitudes

緯線, いせん

parallel

緯度観測所, いどかんそくじょ

latitude observatory

赤緯, せきい

(astronomical) declination


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