Definition of 蔓

  • vine
  • tendril
  • influence
  • connections
  • good offices
  • spread
  • sprawl
  • thrive
  • rampant
  • powerful

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • マン
  • バン
  • はびこ
  • つる

Popular Words With This Kanji

蔓延る, はびこる

to spread, to run rampant, to grow thick, to become powerful

蔓延, まんえん

spread (e.g. of a disease), rampancy, infestation, proliferation

蔓, つる

shoots which grow in a helix around a support and climb with tendrils or suckers as opposed to vines; esp. hops, bindweed, runner bean, French bean and honeysuckles, temple (part of a pair of glasses that goes over the ear), temple arm, sidepiece, lug arm, bow, earpiece, connections, contacts, influence, financial supporter

蔓草, つる草, つるくさ

vine, creeper

金づる, 金蔓, かねづる

source of revenue, financial supporter

藤蔓, ふじづる

wisteria vine

蔓性植物, つる性植物, まんせいしょくぶつ, つるせいしょくぶつ

creeper (plant that grows along the ground, etc. similar to a vine)

蔓梅擬, つるうめもどき, ツルウメモドキ

Celastrus orbiculatus

蔓荊, はまごう, ハマゴウ

beach vitex (Vitex rotundifolia), round-leaf vitex

靫蔓, 靫葛, うつぼかずら

pitcher plant


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