Definition of 焚

  • burn
  • kindle
  • build a fire
  • boil
  • cook

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • フン
  • ホン
  • ハン
  • やきがり

Popular Words With This Kanji

焼く, 灼く, 妬く, 燬く, 焚く, やく

to bake, to grill, to develop (photos), to suntan, to burn (in flames, down, CD, DVD, etc.), to scorch, to be jealous, to be envious

薪, たき木, 焚き木, まき, たきぎ

firewood, kindling, fuel, piece(s) of firewood

焚き火, たき火, 焚火, たきび

open-air fire (e.g. for garden refuse), bonfire, open fire (e.g. in a kitchen)

焚き火, たき火, 焚火, たきび

open-air fire (e.g. for garden refuse), bonfire, open fire (e.g. in a kitchen)

炊き出し, 炊出し, 焚き出し, たきだし

emergency rice feeding, distribution of rice after an emergency

焚き付ける, 焚きつける, たきつける

to kindle, to build a fire, to instigate, to stir up

焚き付ける, 焚きつける, たきつける

to kindle, to build a fire, to instigate, to stir up

焚書, ふんしょ

book burning

焚書坑儒, ふんしょこうじゅ

burning books on the Chinese classics and burying Confucian scholars alive

空焚き, 空だき, からだき

heating a vessel without water in it, heating an empty pan, kettle, boiler, bathtub, etc.


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