Definition of 坐

  • sit


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • すわ
  • おわす
  • そぞろに
  • まします

Popular Words With This Kanji

座る, 坐る, 据わる, 据る, すわる

to sit, to squat, to assume (a position), to hold steady, to hold still

連座, 連坐, れんざ

implicated (involved) in (a crime)

座り込む, 坐り込む, すわりこむ

to sit down (and bask), to sit-in (in protest)

座敷, 坐敷, ざしき

tatami room, tatami mat room, formal Japanese room, dinner party in a tatami room

座礁, 坐礁, ざしょう

running aground, being stranded

座り, 坐り, すわり

sitting, stability

胡座, 胡坐, 胡床, あぐら

sitting cross-legged (i.e. Indian style)

座布団, 座蒲団, 座ぶとん, 坐蒲団, ざぶとん

zabuton (flat floor cushion used when sitting or kneeling; usu. rectangular)

座禅, 坐禅, ざぜん

zazen (seated Zen meditation, usu. in a cross-legged position)

座視, 坐視, ざし

remaining an idle spectator, looking on unconcernedly (doing nothing)

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