Definition of 孝

  • filial piety
  • child's respect


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

Popular Words With This Kanji

孝, こう, きょう

filial piety

孝行, こうこう

filial piety

親孝行, おやこうこう

filial piety

忠孝, ちゅうこう

loyalty and filial piety

親不孝, おやふこう

lack of filial piety

孝心, こうしん

filial devotion

孝養, こうよう

filial duties, devotion to one's parents

孝順, こうじゅん

obedience, filial piety

不孝, ふこう, ふきょう

undutifulness to one's parents, lack of filial piety, (the crime of) cursing one's parents, disowning one's child

孝弟, 孝悌, こうてい

filial piety, brotherly love

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