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noun, taru adjective, adverb taking the to particle

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English Meaning(s) for 冠

  1. traditional cap worn by Shinto clergy and courtiers
  2. crown; diadem; coronet
  3. top kanji radical
  4. first verse of a haikai, etc.
taru adjective, adverb taking the to particle
  1. best; peerless; first
  1. name; title; named sponsorship of a program, event, team, etc.

Definition and Synonyms for 冠

Coronet a small crown
Synonyms: ,
Crown the part of a hat (the vertex) that covers the crown of the head
Synonyms: いただく, てっぺん, , , 天辺, , 頂上
Peak the top or extreme point of something (usually a mountain or hill)
Synonyms: いただく, てっぺん, , , 天辺, 天頂, 山嶺, 山巓, 山頂, , 絶頂, , 頂上, 頂点
Coronet usually indicates a high rank but below that of sovereign
Synonyms: ,

Meanings for each kanji in 冠

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Categories 冠 is a member of

Diadem an ornamental jeweled headdress signifying sovereignty
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Topographic Point a point located with respect to surface features of some region
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Acme the highest point (of something)
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 冠

Sample Sentences for 冠

Avoiding the appearance of evil.
The Queen's crown was made of gold.
Mayuko wore a crown of flowers.
The teacher put on a crown of flowers which was made by her pupils.
There's a crown here.

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