Jisho

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Words — 204 found

Noun
1. omen; sign of luck
  • えんぎ縁起
  • しお
  • まいて
  • きよ清める
  • We sprinkle salt to ward off bad luck.
2. origin; history; causation
3. dependent arising; doctrine that everything has a cause and there is nothing that arises out of nothingBuddhist term, Abbreviation, See also 因縁生起, orig. meaning
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4. PratītyasamutpādaThe doctrine of dependent origination or dependent arisin... Read more
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縁起 【いんえん】
Notes
いんえん: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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Noun
1. blood relationship; consanguinity
  • しょうじき正直な
  • ところ
  • その
  • とうじ当時
  • ぼく
  • けつえん血縁
  • どう
  • とか
  • つづきがら続柄
  • どう
  • とか
  • そういう
  • はなし
  • まるで
  • りかい理解
  • でき出来ちゃいなかった
  • Truthfully, at that time, I didn't have the first idea about such talk: family links, blood relations or whatever.
2. blood relative
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3. ConsanguinityConsanguinity ("blood relation", from the Latin consangui... Read more
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血縁 【けちえん】
Notes
けちえん: Out-dated or obsolete kana usage.
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Noun
1. frame (e.g. picture frame, decorative door frame, etc.)
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2. Picture frameA picture frame is a decorative edging for a picture, suc... Read more
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額ぶち 【がくぶち】
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Noun
1. glaucoma
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2. GlaucomaGlaucoma is an eye disease in which the optic nerve is da... Read more
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縁内障 【りょくないしょう】
Notes
縁内障: Irregular kanji usage.
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No-adjective, Na-adjective, Noun
1. unrelated; unconnected; irrelevant; indifferent; divorced from; having nothing to do with one; being foreign to oneAntonym: 有縁
No-adjective, Noun
2. without relations (esp. of a deceased person); having no surviving relatives
3. unrelated to the teachings of Buddha; unable to be saved by BuddhaBuddhist term, Antonym: 有縁
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Conjunction
1. therefore; consequently; accordingly; for that reasonUsually written using kana alone
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仍って 【よって】依って 【よって】依て 【よって】仍て 【よって】
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Noun
1. fate; destiny
  • はや早く
  • このよをさこの世を去った
  • かのじょ彼女の
  • いんねん因縁
  • It was her fate to die young.
2. connection; tie; bond; origin
3. pretext; justification
4. hetu and prataya (direct causes and indirect conditions, which underlie the actions of all things)Buddhist term
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因縁 【いんえん】
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Noun, Suru verb
1. breaking off relations; disconnection
2. insulation (esp. electrical); isolation
  • なんぼく軟木
  • ぜつえん絶縁
  • された
  • へや部屋
  • および
  • よい
  • ヒーター
  • サウナ
  • ため
  • ぜったいひつよう絶対必要
  • である
  • An insulated soft-wood room and a good heater are the absolute necessities for a sauna.
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Noun
1. veranda; porch; balcony; open corridorSee also 縁 えん
2. bone at the base of a fin; meat at the base of a fin (esp. of a flatfish)Only applies to 縁側, See also 担鰭骨
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3. EngawaEngawa refers to the typically wooden strip of flooring i... Read more
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椽側 【えんがわ】
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I-adjective
1. unconnected; weakly related; alien; far beyond (one's means, ability)
  • わたし私の
  • 読んだ
  • ぼうけんだん冒険談
  • じっせいかつ実生活
  • とは
  • えんどお縁遠い
  • The adventures I read about are absent from my life.
2. having little prospect of marriage
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Noun, Suru verb
1. betrothal; wedding; marriage into a family; matrimonial alliance
2. adoptionLaw, etc. term, See also 養子縁組 ようしえんぐみ
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縁組み 【えんぐみ】
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Noun
1. curb (stone); kerb
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2. Curb (road)</div> A curb (American English), or kerb, is the edge wh... Read more
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縁石 【ふちいし】縁石 【へりいし】
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Noun
1. fate; destiny (esp. as a mysterious force that binds two people together)
  • かね
  • きれめ切れ目
  • えん
  • きれめ切れ目
  • The end of money is the end of love.
2. relationship (e.g. between two people); bond; link; connection
  • こせき戸籍
  • じょう
  • えん
  • 切れて
  • せきじつ昔日
  • きずな
  • そのまま
  • Our connection may be cut on paper but the bonds of old remain as they were.
3. family ties; affinity
4. opportunity; chance (to meet someone and start a relationship)Only applies to えん
5. pratyaya (indirect conditions, as opposed to direct causes)Buddhist term, Only applies to えん, See also
6. narrow open-air verandaOnly applies to えん, also written as 椽
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縁 【えにし】縁 【え】縁 【えに】江に 【えに】
Notes
江に: Ateji (phonetic) reading.
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Noun
1. cliff edge; edge of a precipice
2. perilous position; critical moment; brink
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崖っ縁 【がけっぷち】
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Expression, I-adjective
1. have no relation to; have no luck with; not be fated toSee also 縁のない
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縁が無い 【えんがない】
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Kanji — 1 found

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15 strokes. JLPT N1. Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high.
affinity, relation, connection, edge, border, verge, brink
On: エン -ネン
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