烽火

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Chinese[edit]

beacon fire
 
fire; angry; fierce; fiery; thriving
simp. and trad.
(烽火)

Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

烽火

  1. signal-fire used in ancient China to warn of an approaching enemy
  2. (figuratively) war; conflict

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Hyōgaiji Grade: 1
Irregular

Alternative forms[edit]

Noun[edit]

烽火 (hiragana のろし, rōmaji noroshi)

  1. smoke signal, skyrocket

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

烽火 (bonghwa) (hangeul 봉화)

  1. Hanja form? of 봉화, “signal fire”.