- fate, destiny (esp. as a mysterious force that binds two people together).
- relationship (e.g. between two people), bond, link, connection.
- family ties, affinity.
- opportunity, chance (to meet someone and start a relationship).
- Buddhist term.pratyaya (indirect conditions, as opposed to direct causes). Buddhist term.
- narrow open-air veranda.
Also written as 椽.
Contained Kanji Breakdown
縁 affinity, relation, connection (Jr. High)