Definition of 炎

  • inflammation
  • flame
  • blaze

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • エン
  • ほのお

Popular Words With This Kanji

肺炎, はいえん

pneumonia

炎, 焔, ほのお, ほむら

flame, blaze

炎上, えんじょう

blazing up, destruction of a large building by fire, flood of comments to a blog, exceeding what the blog's owner can answer

肝炎, かんえん

hepatitis

皮膚炎, ひふえん

dermatitis

火炎瓶, かえんびん

Molotov cocktail

炎症, えんしょう

inflammation, irritation

炎天, えんてん

blazing heat, scorching sun

火炎, 火焔, かえん

flame, blaze

腹膜炎, ふくまくえん

peritonitis


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