Definition of 閻

  • town

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • エン

Popular Words With This Kanji

閻魔, えんま

Yama (king of the world of the dead, who judges the dead)

閻魔の庁, えんまのちょう

judgment seat of Yama (judgement)

閻魔天, 焔摩天, えんまてん

Yama (as protector deity of the south in esoteric Buddhism)

閻魔大王, えんまだいおう

Yama, judge of the afterlife

閻魔蟋蟀, えんまこおろぎ

Oriental garden cricket, Emma field cricket

閻魔帳, えんま帳, えんまちょう

teacher's mark or grade book

閻王, えんおう

Yama, judge of the afterlife

閻魔顔, えんまがお

devilish face, diabolical face

閻浮提, えんぶだい

Jambudvipa (continent of the terrestrial world in Hindu cosmology)

閻魔王, えんまおう

Yamaraja (king of the world of the dead, who judges the dead)


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