Definition of 堰

  • dam
  • prevent
  • stop up

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • エン
  • せき

Popular Words With This Kanji

堰, 井堰, せき, いせき, い

dam, weir, barrier, sluice

堰, 井堰, せき, いせき, い

dam, weir, barrier, sluice

せき止める, 堰き止める, 塞き止める, せきとめる

to dam up, to hold back, to keep back, to bring to a halt, to intercept, to check

堰堤, えん堤, えんてい

dike, weir

せきを切る, 堰を切る, 関を切る, せきをきる

to break a dam and gush forth, to burst out

堰塞, 偃塞, えんそく

damming (e.g. a pond)

堰止湖, 堰止め湖, 堰き止め湖, 堰き止湖, せきとめこ

dammed lake (formed by natural damming of a river, esp. by landslide, volcanic eruption, etc.)

堰止湖, 堰止め湖, 堰き止め湖, 堰き止湖, せきとめこ

dammed lake (formed by natural damming of a river, esp. by landslide, volcanic eruption, etc.)

堰止湖, 堰止め湖, 堰き止め湖, 堰き止湖, せきとめこ

dammed lake (formed by natural damming of a river, esp. by landslide, volcanic eruption, etc.)

堰止湖, 堰止め湖, 堰き止め湖, 堰き止湖, せきとめこ

dammed lake (formed by natural damming of a river, esp. by landslide, volcanic eruption, etc.)


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