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Stroke Count
5 Strokes
Radical
目 + 0 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor
Readings
Kun'yomi: -め、め、ま-。
On'yomi: ボク、モク。

Japanese Meaning for 目

Dictionary Entries for 目

me
noun
  1. eye; eyeball
  2. eyesight; sight; vision
  3. look; stare; gaze; glance
  4. notice; attention; observation; eyes (of the world, public, etc.)
  5. an experience
  6. viewpoint
  7. discrimination; discernment; judgement; eye (e.g. for quality)
  8. appearance
  9. chance to succeed; possibility
  10. spacing (between crossed strands of a net, mesh, etc.); opening; stitch; texture; weave
  11. grain (of wood)
  12. eye (of a storm, needle, etc.)
  13. intersection (on a go board); square (on a chess board)
  14. dot (on a dice); pip; rolled number
  15. graduation; division (of a scale)
  16. tooth (of a saw, comb, etc.)
suffix
  1. ordinal number suffix
  2. somewhat; -ish (after adj. stem)
  3. point (e.g. of change) (following -masu stem)
moku
noun
  1. order
  2. item (of a budget revision, etc.)
counter
  1. counter for go pieces; counter for surrounded positions (in go)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 目

Construction of Character for 目

Origin and construction of 目
  1. 象形

Kanji related to 目

  • 貿

Meanings in Other Languages for 目

French
  1. oeil, regard, aperçu, numérateur ordinal, expérience, classe, faveur, pièce (Go)
Portuguese
  1. olho, classe, olhar, visão, experiência, atenção, favor
Spanish
  1. ojo, mirada, percepción

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