Jisho

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5 strokes
Radical:
eye
Parts:
eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor
Kun:
-めま-
On:
モクボク
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 1
JLPT level N4
76 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 目 【モク】 order, item (of a budget revision, etc.), counter for go pieces, counter for surrounded positions (in go)
  • 目撃 【モクゲキ】 witnessing, observing, sighting
  • 盲目 【モウモク】 blindness
  • 細目 【サイモク】 particulars, details, specified items
  • 耳目 【ジモク】 eyes and ears, seeing and hearing, one's attention, one's interest
  • 不面目 【フメンボク】 shame, disgrace

Kun reading compounds

  • 目 【め】 eye, eyeball, eyesight, sight, vision, look, stare, gaze, glance, notice, attention, observation, eyes (of the world, public, etc.), an experience, viewpoint, discrimination, discernment, judgement, eye (e.g. for quality), appearance, chance to succeed, possibility, spacing (between crossed strands of a net, mesh, etc.), opening, stitch, texture, weave, grain (of wood), eye (of a storm, needle, etc.), intersection (on a go board), square (on a chess board), dot (on a dice), pip, rolled number, graduation, division (of a scale), tooth (of a saw, comb, etc.), ordinal number suffix, somewhat, -ish, point (e.g. of change)
  • 目当て 【めあて】 mark, guide, landmark, purpose, aim, goal, intention, end, sight (on a firearm)
  • 蛇の目 【じゃのめ】 bull's-eye (pattern), double ring (pattern), umbrella with bull's-eye pattern
  • 負い目 【おいめ】 (feeling of) indebtedness, feeling obliged

Readings

Japanese names:
さかん、 さがん、 さっか、 さつか
Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
mu4
Korean:
mog

Spanish

  • ojo
  • mirada
  • percepción

Portuguese

  • olho
  • classe
  • olhar
  • visão
  • experiência
  • atenção
  • favor

French

  • oeil
  • regard
  • aperçu
  • numérateur ordinal
  • expérience
  • classe
  • faveur
  • pièce (Go)
25 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
30 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
72 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
65 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
3127 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
22 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
75 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
191 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
3.11 Japanese for Busy People
55 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
55 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
168 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1376 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3777 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1927 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2619 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
15 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
23105 Morohashi
3043 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3906 New Nelson (John Haig)
15 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
15 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
91 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
48 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3979 2001 Kanji
5c0.1 The Kanji Dictionary
3-3-2 SKIP code
4-5-1 SKIP code
6010.1 Four corner code
1-44-60 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
76ee Unicode hex code

17 strokes
Radical:
rain
Parts:
be hazy, grow dim, blurred
Kun:
かすみかす.む
On:
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names
JLPT level N1
1603 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 霞 【カスミ】 haze (esp. in spring), mist, dimness (of sight)
  • 霞む 【カスム】 to become misty, to become hazy, to get blurry, to grow dim, to be overshadowed, to be upstaged, to be outshone
  • 紅霞 【コウカ】 crimson mist, crimson-tinted clouds (e.g. at sunset)
  • 朝霞 【アサガスミ】 morning glow, morning mist (haze)

Kun reading compounds

  • 霞 【かすみ】 haze (esp. in spring), mist, dimness (of sight)
  • かすみ網 【かすみあみ】 mist net (fine mesh for capturing small birds)
  • 雲霞 【うんか】 clouds and haze, swarm (of people), throng, drove, (flee) like the wind, (run) out of sight
  • 霞む 【かすむ】 to become misty, to become hazy, to get blurry, to grow dim, to be overshadowed, to be upstaged, to be outshone

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
xia2
Korean:
ha

Spanish

  • neblina
  • bruma
  • estar brumoso
  • estar nebuloso

Portuguese

French

1530 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
5063 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2693 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2261 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
3490 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1800 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2450 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
42365 Morohashi
2814 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6541 New Nelson (John Haig)
2779 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
2800 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3167 2001 Kanji
8d9.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-8-9 SKIP code
1074.7 Four corner code
1024.7 Four corner code
1-18-66 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
971e Unicode hex code