Definition of 沼

  • marsh
  • lake
  • bog
  • swamp
  • pond


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ショウ
  • ぬま

Popular Words With This Kanji

沼, ぬま

swamp, bog, pond, lake

泥沼, どろぬま

bog, marsh

沼田, ぬまた, ぬまだ

marshy rice field or paddy

湖沼, こしょう

lakes and marshes

沼地, ぬまち, しょうち

marshland, wetland, swampland

沼沢, しょうたく

marsh, swamp

田沼時代, たぬまじだい

Tanuma period (1767-1786 CE)

泥沼の離婚劇, どろぬまのりこんげき

long drawn-out divorce

沼気, しょうき

marsh gas, methane

沼虎の尾, ぬまとらのお, ヌマトラノオ

Lysimachia fortunei (species of loosestrife)

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