Definition of 饉

  • hunger

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キン
  • える

Popular Words With This Kanji

飢饉, 饑饉, 飢きん, ききん

famine, drought, shortage, crop failure

飢饉, 饑饉, 飢きん, ききん

famine, drought, shortage, crop failure

大飢饉, だいききん

severe famine

水飢饉, みずききん

drought, water shortage

豊作飢饉, ほうさくききん

impoverishment of farmers because of a bumper harvest, decline in farmers' income caused by the sharply lower farm prices as a result of bumper harvests

天保の大飢饉, てんぽうのだいききん

Great Tempo Famine


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