Definition of 闇

  • get dark
  • gloom
  • disorder


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • アン
  • オン
  • やみ
  • くら

Popular Words With This Kanji

暗い, 昏い, 冥い, 闇い, くらい

dark, gloomy, dark (in colour), dull, depressed, dispirited, sorrowful, bitter (as in a dark past), unclear, unfamiliar, unknown

闇, やみ

darkness, the dark, dark, bewilderment, despair, hopelessness, black-marketeering, shady, illegal, under-the-table

暗黒, 闇黒, あんこく


暗闇, 暗やみ, くらやみ

darkness, the dark

無暗, 無闇, むやみ

reckless, excessive

闇雲, やみくも

recklessly, blindly, at random

闇夜, 暗夜, あんや, やみよ

dark night

闇市, やみいち

black market

夕闇, ゆうやみ

dusk, twilight

暗愚, 闇愚, あんぐ

imbecility, feeblemindedness, dark

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