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[よすが()]
yosuga
noun

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[よすが()]
yosuga
[よすが(便)]
yosuga
[よすか()]
yosuka
[よすか()]
yosuka
[よすか(便)]
yosuka

English Meaning(s) for 縁

noun
  1. something to rely on; aid; clue; way; means
  2. someone to rely on; relative
  3. reminder; memento

Definition and Synonyms for 縁

Convenience the state of being suitable or opportune
Synonyms: コンビニエンス, 便, 便, 便利, 便利さ, 便宜, 便益, 利便, 好都合,
Connexion the act of bringing two things into contact (especially for communication)
Synonyms: へり, コネ, ゆかり, つながり, つながる, コネクション, 係属, 因縁, 接合, 接続, 接続口, , 結びつき, 結びつく, 結合, 続柄, , , , 縁故, 連係, 連鎖, 関わり, 関わる, 関係
Convenient suited to your comfort or purpose or needs
Synonyms: うまい, よろしい, 便, 便, 便利, 便宜, 利便, 好都合, 思わしい, 有利, 簡便, , 調法, 軽便, 重宝
Handy easy to use
Synonyms: イージー, 便, 便, 便利, 利便, 簡便, , 調法, 軽便, 重宝
Expedient serving to promote your interest
Synonyms: 便, 便, 便宜, 好都合,
Useful being of use or service
Synonyms: 便, 便, 便利, 実用的, 役立つ, 有用, 有益, 有能, , 調法, 重宝
Border a strip forming the outer edge of something
Synonyms: へり, ゆかり, , , ,
Brim a circular projection that sticks outward from the crown of a hat
Synonyms: そば, へり, ゆかり, , , , , , , , ,
Lip the top edge of a vessel or other container
Synonyms: へり, ゆかり, , , , , 縁辺, 飲み口
Relation an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
Synonyms: へり, ゆかり, つながり, つながる, コネクション, リレーション, , 係る, 係り合い, 因縁, 引っかかる, 引っ掛け, 引っ掛かり, 掛かり合う, 狭間, , 結びつき, 結びつく, , , , 縁故, 連絡, 連関, , , , , 関わり, 関わる, 関係, 関わり合い, 関わり合う, 関連, 関連性
Edge the outside limit of an object or area or surface
Synonyms: そば, へり, ほとり, ゆかり, エッジ, かたわら, , , 外輪, 果て, 果てる, , , , , , 端っこ, , , , 縁辺, , , 辺り, , , 際涯
Edging border consisting of anything placed on the edge to finish something (such as a fringe on clothing or on a rug)
Synonyms: へり, ゆかり, , , ,
Flange a projection used for strength or for attaching to another object
Synonyms: へり, ゆかり, , , ,
Moulding a decorative recessed or relieved surface on an edge
Synonyms: へり, ゆかり, , , , , 縁取り, 縁取る
Gallery a porch along the outside of a building (sometimes partly enclosed)
Synonyms: へり, ゆかり, ベランダ, 回廊, 歩廊, , , , , 縁側
Convenience the quality of being useful and convenient
Synonyms: コンビニエンス, 便, 便, 便利, 便利さ, 便宜, 便益, 利便, 簡便, , 至便, 軽便, 重宝
Missive a written message addressed to a person or organization
Synonyms: あや, レター, 便, 便, 便り, , 信書, 尺牘, 手簡, 手紙, 投書, , , , , 書信, 書札, 書牘, 書状, 書簡, 書面, , 来簡, , , 玉章, 玉章, , 簡牘, , , 置き手紙, 郵便, 雁の使い, 雁の便り, 雁の文, 雁書, 頼る
Cause events that provide the generative force that is the origin of something
Synonyms: むくり, 原因, , 導因, , 素因, , 誘因, 起こり, 起こる
Factor anything that contributes causally to a result
Synonyms: エレメント, ファクター, , 因子, , 素因, , 要因, 要素
Karma the effects of a person's actions that determine his destiny in his next incarnation
Synonyms: へり, ゆかり, 天命, , , , 業因, , , ,
Brink the edge of a steep place
Synonyms: へり, ゆかり, , , , , ,
Edge the boundary of a surface
Synonyms: そば, へり, ゆかり, , , , , , 端っこ, , , , 縁辺
Relationship a relation between people
Synonyms: へり, コネ, ゆかり, つながり, つながる, コネクション, 人間関係, , , 係る, 係り合い, 掛かり合う, 牙婆, 狭間, , 結びつき, 結びつく, 続き合い, , , , 縁故, , , , , 間柄, 関わり, 関わる, 関係, 関わり合い, 関わり合う, 頼り, 頼る
Alliance a connection based on kinship or marriage or common interest
Synonyms: へり, ゆかり, つながり, つながる, リレーション, 因縁, , 由縁, , 結びつき, 結びつく, , , , 縁故, 間柄, 関わり, 関わる
Kinship relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption
Synonyms: うち, へり, んち, ゆかり, , , , , , 続き合い, 続柄, , , , 縁故, 縁続き, 血縁, 親戚, 親族関係, 類縁
Edge a line determining the limits of an area
Synonyms: そば, へり, ゆかり, リミット, 境界, 境界, 境界線, 境目, , , , , , , ,
Margin the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary
Synonyms: そば, へり, ゆかり, エッジ, ボーダー, ボーダーライン, , 境域, 境界, 境界, 境界線, 境目, , , , , , , ,
Brink a region marking a boundary
Synonyms: そば, へり, ゆかり, 境界, 境界, 外れ, 外れる, , , , , , , ,
Edge a place farthest away from the center of something
Synonyms: そば, へり, ほとり, ゆかり, エッジ, かたわら, , , 外輪, 果て, 果てる, , , , , , 端っこ, , , , 縁辺, , , 辺り, , , 際涯

Meanings for each kanji in 縁

affinity; relation; connection; edge; border; verge; brink Kanji Details »

Categories 縁 is a member of

Abstract Entity a general concept formed by extracting common features from specific examples
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Relation an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
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Border a strip forming the outer edge of something
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Document anything serving as a representation of a person's thinking by means of symbolic marks
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Edge a sharp side formed by the intersection of two surfaces of an object
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Edge the outside limit of an object or area or surface
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Porch a structure attached to the exterior of a building often forming a covered entrance
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Projection any structure that branches out from a central support
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Suitability the quality of having the properties that are right for a specific purpose
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Textual Matter the words of something written
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Cause events that provide the generative force that is the origin of something
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Destiny an event (or a course of events) that will inevitably happen in the future
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Bound the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something
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Edge the boundary of a surface
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Demarcation Line the boundary of a specific area
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Connexion a relation between things or events (as in the case of one causing the other or sharing features with it)
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Line a length (straight or curved) without breadth or thickness
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Edge a line determining the limits of an area
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Comfort a state of being relaxed and feeling no pain
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Origin an event that is a beginning
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Change Of Integrity the act of changing the unity or wholeness of something
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