えん

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Japanese[edit]

For pronunciation and definitions of えん – see the following entries.
1
[noun]a round or circular object; a circle; roundness
[noun][mathematics]circle (set of all points in plane at a given distance and at a given point)
[noun]yen: the official currency of Japan
[affix]circular; round
[affix]smooth; harmonious
[affix]yen: the official currency of Japan
[proper noun]A surname​.
[proper noun]a female given name
2
[noun]preschool
  1. Short for 幼稚園 (yōchien) kindergarten
  2. Short for 保育園 (hoikuen) nursery school
[affix]garden, park
[proper noun]a female given name
[proper noun]a surname
2
[affix]distant; far; remote (in time or space)
[affix]distant (in relationship); estranged
[affix]deep; profound
[affix]Abbreviation of 遠江国 (Tōtōmi no kuni, Tōtōmi Province).
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[affix]salt
[affix]to salt; salting
[affix][chemistry]chlorine
[affix][chemistry]salt
[noun][chemistry]salt (substance that is mostly made in neutralization, such as sodium chloride)
5
[affix]develop; evolve
[affix]practice; exercise
[affix]perform; act; play
[affix]speech; lecture; address
6
[affix]extend, lengthen
[affix]prolong
[affix]postpone
沿6
[affix]follow; go along
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[noun]fate, destiny
[noun]relationship
[noun]connection, bond, tie
[noun]cause
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[affix]smoke
[affix]fog, mist
[affix]soot
[affix]tobacco, tobacco products such as cigarettes or cigars
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[affix]flame; blaze
[affix]blazing hot
[affix][medicine]-itis, inflammation of...
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[noun]party, banquet, feast
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[adjectival noun]charming
[noun]charm
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[affix]beautiful woman
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[noun]false charge
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(This term, えん, is the hiragana spelling of several Sino-Japanese terms.)
For a list of all kanji with on'yomi えん, not just those used in Sino-Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji with on reading えん.