Definition of 桁

  • beam
  • girder
  • spar
  • unit or column (accounting)


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • コウ
  • けた

Popular Words With This Kanji

桁, けた

column, beam, girder, crossbeam, spar, yard, digit, decade, order of magnitude

一桁, ひとけた

one digit, one column, the "ones" column

井桁, いげた

well lining, well curb

桁違い, けたちがい

off by a digit, in a different league, incomparable

帆桁, ほげた

(sail) yard, boom

桁上げる, けた上げる, けたあげる

to carry (of digit, bit, etc.)

桁あふれ, けたあふれ


桁橋, けたばし

girder bridge

橋桁, 橋げた, はしげた

bridge girder

主桁, しゅげた

main girder

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