火山

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Etymology[edit]

From  ("fire") +  ("mountain").

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

火山

  1. volcano

Derived terms[edit]


Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1
さん > ざん
Grade: 1
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

(fire) + (mountain).

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Noun[edit]

火山 (hiragana かざん, romaji kazan)

  1. volcano, literally "fire mountain".

Derived terms[edit]


Korean[edit]

Hanja in this word

Noun[edit]

火山 (hwasan) (hangeul 화산)

  1. Hanja form? of 화산, “volcano”.