Definition of 勾

  • be bent
  • slope
  • capture

Readings

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

Popular Words With This Kanji

勾配, こうばい

slope, incline, gradient, grade, pitch

勾玉, 曲玉, まがたま

comma-shaped jewels

勾引, 拘引, こういん

arrest, custody, seduction, abduction

勾留, こうりゅう

detention, confinement

拐かす, 勾引かす, 勾かす, かどわかす

to kidnap

勾引状, 拘引状, こういんじょう

summons, warrant of arrest

拐かす, 勾引かす, 勾かす, かどわかす

to kidnap

八尺瓊勾玉, 八坂瓊曲玉, 八尺瓊曲玉, 八尺瓊の勾玉, やさかにのまがたま

large jewel, string of jewels, Yasakani no Magatama (the grand jewel or string of jewels; one of the three Imperial regalia)

勾引す, かどわす

to kidnap

八尺瓊勾玉, 八坂瓊曲玉, 八尺瓊曲玉, 八尺瓊の勾玉, やさかにのまがたま

large jewel, string of jewels, Yasakani no Magatama (the grand jewel or string of jewels; one of the three Imperial regalia)


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