Japanese Word Entry

中耳炎
Kana:ちゅうじえん
Romaji:chuujien
Definition: otitis media, inflammation of the middle ear

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Chinese characters used in this word

in, inside, middle, mean, center, central, in the midst of, hit (target), attain
Readings
Mandarin: ㄓㄨㄥ (zhōng), ㄓㄨㄥˋ (zhòng)
Cantonese: zung1, zung3
Japanese: チュウ (chuu) / なか (naka)、 うち (uchi)、 あた.る (ataru)
Korean: 중 (jung)
Vietnamese: trung, trúng

ear, merely, only, handle
Readings
Mandarin: ㄦˇ (ěr), ㄖㄥˊ (réng)
Cantonese: ji5
Japanese: ジ (ji)、 ジョウ (jou) / みみ (mimi)、 のみ (nomi)
Korean: 이 (i)
Vietnamese: nhĩ

inflammation, flame, blaze, hot
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧㄢˊ (yán), ㄧㄢˋ (yàn), ㄊㄢˊ (tán)
Cantonese: jim4
Japanese: エン (en)、 タン (tan) / ほのお (honoo)、 もえる (moeru)
Korean: 염 (yeom), 담 (dam)
Vietnamese: viêm, đàm, diễm