Meaning of 瘟

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Pinyin: wēn
English Definition: epidemic; pestilence; plague
Chinese Definition:

Total strokes: 15; Radical:
Pictophonetic: indicates the sound; (sickness) conveys the meaning.
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Example Words
瘟疫 wēn epidemic; plague; pestilence; diseased
瘟神 wēn shén demon personifying pestilence
猫瘟 māo wēn feline panleukopenia; feline distemper
五瘟 wēn five chief demons of folklore personifying pestilence
五瘟神 wēn shén five chief demons of folklore personifying pestilence; cf four horsemen of the apocalypse
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