Definition of 蔓

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


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

日陰の蔓, 日陰蔓, 日陰の葛, 日陰葛, 日陰の鬘, 日陰鬘, ひかげのかずら, ヒカゲノカズラ

running ground pine (species of club moss, Lycopodium clavatum)

エビヅル虫, 葡萄蔓虫, 蝦蔓虫, えびづるむし, エビヅルむし, エビヅルムシ

clearwing moth larva

蔓苔桃, つるこけもも, ツルコケモモ

small cranberry (Vaccinium oxycoccos)

甘茶蔓, あまちゃづる, アマチャヅル

jiaogulan (species of herbaceous vine; Gynostemma pentaphyllum)

蔓茘枝, つるれいし, ツルレイシ

bitter melon (Momordica charantia)

手蔓藻蔓, 手蔓縺, てづるもづる, テヅルモヅル, テズルモズル

basket star (any brittlestar of family Euryalina), basket fish

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