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Stroke Count
6 Strokes
Radical
口 + 3 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. name, noted, distinguished, reputation
Readings
Kun'yomi: な、-な。
On'yomi: ミョウ。(Go-on Reading)
メイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 名

Dictionary Entries for 名

na
noun
  1. name; reputation
mei
counter
  1. counter for people (usu. seating, reservations and such)
  2. first name
  3. famous; great
  4. name

Stroke Order Diagrams for 名

Construction of Character for 名

Radicals and parts present in 名
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Origin and construction of 名
  1. 会意夕暮れ(「」)に呼ぶ」事から(藤堂)。神器(「'''口'''」)に(「'''夕'''」)を供え名付けの儀式を表わす(白川)。, と同系。

Kanji related to 名

  • 婿

  • 使

    調

    沿

Meanings in Other Languages for 名

French
  1. nom, célèbre, fameux, réputation
Portuguese
  1. nome, fama, distinção, reputação
Spanish
  1. nombre, célebre, distinguido, reputación

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