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Stroke Count
11 Strokes
Radical
阜 + 8 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. shade, yin, negative, sex organs, secret, shadow
Readings
Kun'yomi: かげ、かげ.る。
On'yomi: オン。(Go-on Reading)
イン。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 陰

Dictionary Entries for 陰

in
noun, no adjective
  1. (the) negative (e.g. pole)
noun
  1. yin (in Chinese divination)
  2. hidden place; unseen part; private location
kage
noun
  1. shade; shadow
  2. behind (something); other side; back
  3. background; behind the scenes; behind someone's back
  4. gloom (in someone's expression, nature, etc.); darkness
hoto
noun
  1. female private parts; female genitals

Stroke Order Diagrams for 陰

Construction of Character for 陰

Radicals and parts present in 陰
Part
Part two, two radical (no.2) Kanji Details »
Part I, myself, katakana mu radical (no. 28) Kanji Details »
Part 𠆢 Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 陰
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 陰
  1. 会意形声。「」( おか)+音符「」(「」()+音符「」( 口に含む)>「かくれる」)の意であり、丘の日陰側が原義。

Kanji related to 陰

Meanings in Other Languages for 陰

French
  1. Yin, ombre, négatif, secret, organes sexuels
Portuguese
  1. matiz, yin, negativa, órgões sexuais, segredo, sombra
Spanish
  1. sombra, oscuridad, oculto, negativo, ocultar

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