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Stroke Count
11 Strokes
Radical
目 + 6 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. eyeball
Readings
Kun'yomi: まなこ。(Jouyou Reading)
め。
On'yomi: ゲン。(Go-on Reading)
ガン。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 眼

Dictionary Entries for 眼

me
manako
noun
  1. eye; eyeball
  2. eyesight; sight; vision
  3. look; stare; glance
  4. experience
  5. viewpoint
  6. stitch; texture; weave
  7. ordinal number suffix
  8. somewhat; -ish

Stroke Order Diagrams for 眼

Construction of Character for 眼

Radicals and parts present in 眼
Radical eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor Kanji Details »
Part northeast (Oriental zodiac), stopping, good radical (no. 138) Kanji Details »
Origin and construction of 眼
  1. 会意形声。「」+音符「」、「艮」は「」(小刀)で目の周りに入墨をする様で、そのように入墨を入れた目、または、小刀でくりぬいた眼窩

Kanji related to 眼

  • 貿

  • 退

Meanings in Other Languages for 眼

French
  1. globe oculaire
Portuguese
  1. globo ocular
Spanish
  1. ojo, vista, perspicacia, punto principal

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