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Kanji Details for 暗

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Stroke Count
13 Strokes
日 + 9 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. darkness, disappear, shade, informal, grow dark, be blinded
Kun'yomi: くら.い。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: オン。(Go-on Reading)
アン。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 暗

Dictionary Entry for 暗

  1. darkness

Stroke Order Diagrams for 暗

Construction of Character for 暗

Radicals and parts present in 暗
Radical day, sun, Japan, counter for days Kanji Details »
Part stand up, rise, set up, erect Kanji Details »
Part sound, noise Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 暗
Traditional Chinese Character
Traditional Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 暗
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」。「音」は、「」の「」の部分に点を打ち、言葉を発するのに、いったん口に入れる意を表わす会意文字で、ものを口の中に隠すことも意味する。ものが隠れた状態、あるいは、光が無く音のみが聞こえる状態。

Kanji related to 暗

  • 便

  • 湿

Meanings in Other Languages for 暗

  1. obscurité, disparaître, ombre, informel, s'assombrir, être aveuglé
  1. escuridão, desaparecer, sombra, informal, escurecer, cegar
  1. oscuro, poco claro, memorizar, sombrío

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