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Kanji Details for 闇

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Stroke Count
17 Strokes
門 + 9 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. get dark, gloom, disorder
Kun'yomi: やみ。(Jouyou Reading)
On'yomi: オン。(Go-on Reading)
アン。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 闇

Dictionary Entry for 闇

noun, no adjective
  1. darkness; the dark
  1. bewilderment; despair; hopelessness
  2. hidden place; secrecy; oblivion
noun, no adjective
  1. black market; shady trading; underhand transactions; illegal channels

Stroke Order Diagrams for 闇

Construction of Character for 闇

Radicals and parts present in 闇
» Radical gate, counter for cannons
» Part day, sun, Japan, counter for days
» Part stand up, rise, set up, erect
» Part sound, noise

Kanji related to 闇

  • 便


Meanings in Other Languages for 闇

  1. oscuro, sombrío, poco claro, sin esperanza, confuso

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