Definition of 鎮

  • tranquilize
  • ancient peace-preservation centers


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • チン
  • しずめる
  • しずまる
  • おさえ

Popular Words With This Kanji

鎮静化, 沈静化, ちんせいか

calming down, quieting down

鎮圧, ちんあつ

suppression, subjugation

鎮魂, ちんこん, ちんごん

repose of souls

重鎮, じゅうちん

leader, authority, mainstay

鎮火, ちんか

extinguishing, dying out (of a fire), putting out

静まる, 鎮まる, しずまる

to quieten down, to calm down, to subside, to die down, to abate, to be suppressed

静める, 鎮める, しずめる

to appease, to suppress, to calm

鎮痛剤, ちんつうざい

analgesic, painkiller, sedative, tranquilizer, tranquiliser

地鎮祭, じちんさい

ground-breaking ceremony

鎮静, ちんせい

calm, quiet, tranquility, tranquillity, appeasement, pacification

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