Definition of 疫

  • epidemic


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • エキ
  • ヤク

Popular Words With This Kanji

免疫, めんえき

immunity, immunization, immunisation

検疫, けんえき

quarantine, medical inspection

防疫, ぼうえき

communicable disease control (e.g. by quarantine, disinfection, etc.), prevention of epidemics

検疫所, けんえきじょ, けんえきしょ

quarantine station

疫病, えきびょう, やくびょう

infectious disease, plague, epidemic

悪疫, あくえき


疫病神, やくびょうがみ, えきびょうがみ

jinx (lit: god of pestilence), hoodoo, pest, odious person, plague, angel of death

疫痢, えきり

children's dysentery

疫学, えきがく

epidemiology, the study of epidemics

免疫体, めんえきたい


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