Definition of 敬

  • awe
  • respect
  • honor
  • revere


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ケイ
  • キョウ
  • うやま

Popular Words With This Kanji

敬, けい

reverence, respect

敬称, けいしょう

title of honour, title of honor

尊敬, そんけい

respect, esteem, reverence, honour, honor

敬遠, けいえん

pretending to respect someone while in fact staying distant from him, keeping at a distance, kicking upstairs, giving a batter an "intentional walk"

敬意, けいい

respect, honour, honor

敬老, けいろう

respect for the aged

愛嬌, 愛敬, 愛きょう, あいきょう

charm, attractiveness, amiability, winsomeness, courtesy, ingratiating behaviour, entertainment, amusement, fun

敬愛, けいあい

respect and affection

敬語, けいご

honorific, term of respect

敬礼, けいれい

salute, bow

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