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Kanji Details for 冥

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Stroke Count
10 Strokes
冖 + 8 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. dark
Kun'yomi: くら.い。
On'yomi: ミョウ。(Go-on Reading)
メイ。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 冥

Stroke Order Diagrams for 冥

Construction of Character for 冥

Radicals and parts present in 冥
Radical wa-shaped crown radical (no. 14) Kanji Details »
Part kettle lid radical (no. 8) Kanji Details »
Part day, sun, Japan, counter for days Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 冥
  1. 会意。「(覆い、カバー)+「」+「(一説に「入」の変形)」。日暮れからだいぶ経ち、暗くてものがほとんど見えないという意味。「くらい」または「ものがはっきり見えない」。「''''''」と同系。

Kanji related to 冥

  • 宿

  • 便


Meanings in Other Languages for 冥

  1. oscuro, incomprensible, profundo, el más allá

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