Meaning of ほう in Japanese

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Definition of ほう

  1. (n) salary
  1. (n, n-suf) information; news; report

    The whole nation was sad to hear that their king died.

  1. (n) direction; way; side; area (in a particular direction)
  2. side (of an argument, etc.); one's part
  3. type; category
  4. field (of study, etc.)
  5. indicates one side of a comparison
  6. way; method; manner; means
  7. length (of each side of a square)
  1. (n, n-suf) law; act; principle

    Everybody is equal before the law.

  2. method
  3. (ling) mood
  4. (Buddh) dharma
  1. (n, n-suf) gun; cannon; artillery; ordnance
  1. (n) feng (male Chinese firebird) →Related words: 鳳凰
  1. (n) point (of a sword, etc.)
  2. pointed verbal attack
  1. (n) round-necked robe worn by members of nobility and the imperial court
  1. (n) bract (leaf)
ほう(hou) · ぼう(bou)

鵬 Kanji Details

  1. (n) peng (in Chinese mythology, giant bird said to transform from a fish) →Related words:

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