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Stroke Order Diagram for 眠

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Stroke Count
10 Strokes
目 + 5 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. sleep, die, sleepy
Kun'yomi: ねむ.い、ねむ.る。
On'yomi: ミン。(Kan'you-on Reading)
メン。(Go-on Reading)
ベン。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 眠

Stroke Order Diagrams for 眠

Construction of Character for 眠

Radicals and parts present in 眠
Radical eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor Kanji Details »
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Origin and construction of 眠
  1. 会意形声。「」+ 音符「」で、「目が見えなくなって眠るさま」を表す(なお、「民」の字源は、で突き刺すさま。これにより、眼を針で突いて目を見えなくすることで自由を奪い取った、すなわち「奴隷」を表す)。同系字に「」などあり。

Kanji related to 眠

  • 便


  • 貿

Meanings in Other Languages for 眠

  1. dormir, somnolent, mourir
  1. sono, morrer, sonolento
  1. somnoliento, tener sueño, sonmoliento, dormir

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