Definition of 鼓

  • drum
  • beat
  • rouse
  • muster


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • つづみ

Popular Words With This Kanji

太鼓, たいこ


鼓舞, こぶ

inspiration, encouragement

太鼓判, たいこばん

large seal, large stamp, seal of approval, guarantee, endorsement

鼓動, こどう

beat, palpitation, pulsation, throbbing

鼓, つづみ

hand drum

鼓膜, こまく

eardrum, tympanic membrane

小鼓, こつづみ, しょうこ

small hand drum

大太鼓, おおだいこ

large or bass drum

旗鼓, きこ

banner and drums, army

舌鼓, したつづみ, したづつみ

smacking one's lips

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