Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 目眩 【メマイ】 dizziness, giddiness, vertigo
  • 幻人 【ゲンジン】 witchcraft user, magician
  • 瞑眩 【メイケン】 dizziness, temporary side-effects of taking Chinese herbal medicine
  • 防眩 【ボウゲン】 antiglare (filter, mirror, etc.)

Kun reading compounds

  • 眩く 【くるめく】 to feel dizzy, to feel faint, to spin, to revolve, to twirl
  • 眩しい 【まぶしい】 dazzling, radiant
  • 眩む 【くらむ】 to be dazzled by, to be dizzied by, to be disoriented by, to be lost in (greed, lust, etc.), to become dark
  • 目眩 【めまい】 dizziness, giddiness, vertigo
  • 眩い 【まばゆい】 dazzling, glaring, dazzlingly beautiful
  • 暮れる 【くれる】 to get dark, to grow dark, to end (of a day, year, season, etc.), to come to an end, to close, to be sunk in (e.g. despair), to be lost in (e.g. thought), to be overcome with
  • 眩う 【まう】 to be dizzy, to be vertiginous


Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
hyeon, hwan




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