Definition of 化

  • change
  • take the form of
  • influence
  • enchant
  • delude
  • -ization

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ける
  • かす
  • ける
  • する

Popular Words With This Kanji

化, か

action of making something, -ification

文化, ぶんか

culture, civilization, civilisation, Bunka era (1804.2.11-1818.4.22)

強化, きょうか

strengthen, intensify, reinforce, solidify, enhancement

変化, へんか

change, variation, alteration, mutation, transition, transformation, transfiguration, metamorphosis, variety, diversity, inflection, declension, conjugation, sidestepping (sumo)

悪化, あっ化, あっか

(suffer) deterioration, growing worse, aggravation, degeneration, corruption

悪化, あっ化, あっか

(suffer) deterioration, growing worse, aggravation, degeneration, corruption

化学, かがく, ばけがく

chemistry, chemical company (e.g. Acme Chemical Co.)

化粧, 仮粧, けしょう, けわい, けそう

make-up, makeup, cosmetics

激化, げきか, げっか

intensification, aggravation

表面化, ひょうめんか

coming to a head, becoming an issue, breaking


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