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English Meaning(s) for 卜

  1. fortune-telling; divination

Definition and Synonyms for 卜

Soothsaying the art or gift of prophecy (or the pretense of prophecy) by supernatural means
Synonyms: 占い, 占う

Meanings for each kanji in 卜

divining; fortune-telling; divination or katakana to radical (no. 25) Kanji Details »

Categories 卜 is a member of

Vaticination knowledge of the future (usually said to be obtained from a divine source)
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