Definition of 護

  • safeguard
  • protect


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • まも

Popular Words With This Kanji

保護, ほご, ほうご

care, protection, shelter, safeguard, guardianship, favor, favour, patronage

守る, 護る, 戍る, まもる

to protect, to guard, to defend, to keep (i.e. a promise), to abide (by the rules), to observe, to obey, to follow

弁護士, べんごし

lawyer, attorney

看護婦, かんごふ

(female) nurse

介護, かいご

nursing, care, caregiving, caring

弁護, べんご

defense, defence, pleading, advocacy

看護, かんご

nursing, (army) nurse

護憲, ごけん

protecting the constitution

擁護, ようご

protection, advocacy, support, defence, championship, vindication, to protect (e.g. rights, etc.), to advocate (e.g. free trade, etc.), to support

防護, ぼうご


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