Definition of 蕃

  • grow luxuriously

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • バン
  • ハン

Popular Words With This Kanji

繁殖, 蕃殖, はんしょく

breed, multiply, increase, propagation

唐辛子, 唐芥子, 蕃椒, とうがらし, トウガラシ, とんがらし, ばんしょう

capsicum (Capsicum annuum, esp. the cultivated chili peppers), chili pepper (chile, chilli), cayenne, red pepper, Guinea pepper

蕃族, 蛮族, ばんぞく

savage tribe

諸蕃, しょばん

foreign lands, clans supposedly descended from foreign lineage (i.e. Chinese or Korean)

蕃主, ばんしゅ

feudal lord

玄蕃寮, げんばりょう

The Agency for Buddhists and Foreigners (ritsuryou system)

蕃地, ばんち

savage land

蕃茄, ばんか

tomato

蕃書, ばんしょ

(Edo period) foreign writings

蛮僧, 蕃僧, ばんそう

foreign priest, Western priest


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