Definition of 明

  • bright
  • light


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • メイ
  • ミョウ
  • ミン
  • かり
  • あかるい
  • あかるむ
  • あからむ
  • あきらか
  • ける
  • -あ
  • くる
  • かす

Popular Words With This Kanji

明らか, あきらか

obvious, evident, clear, plain

表明, ひょうめい

declaration, indication, representation, manifestation, demonstration, expression, announcement, assertion

説明, せつめい

explanation, exposition

明, みょう

vidya (wisdom), mantra, the coming (4th of July, etc.)

声明, せいめい

declaration, statement, proclamation

明確, めいかく

clear, precise, definite, distinct

公明党, こうめいとう

New Komeito (Japanese political party), New Clean Government Party, Justice Party

不明, ふめい

unknown, obscure, indistinct, uncertain, ambiguous, ignorant, lack of wisdom, anonymous, unidentified

明治, めいじ

Meiji era (1868.9.8-1912.7.30)

解明, かいめい

clarification, elucidation, explication

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