Jisho

×

16 strokes (also 17)
Radical:
speech 言 (訁)
Parts:
riddle, puzzle, enigma, hint, tip
Kun:
なぞ
On:
メイベイ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
2021 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 謎語 【メイゴ】 mysterious words, confusing words

Kun reading compounds

  • 謎 【なぞ】 riddle, puzzle, enigma, mystery, enigmatic, mysterious
  • 謎々 【なぞなぞ】 riddle, puzzle, enigma

Readings

Chinese:
mi2, mei4
Korean:
mi

Spanish

  • adivinanza
  • acertijo
  • enigma
  • rompecabezas

Portuguese

French

1807 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4405 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
2640 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
999 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
2047 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
1464 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
35800X Morohashi
5661 New Nelson (John Haig)
2709 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
994 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
3064 2001 Kanji
7a9.20 The Kanji Dictionary
1-7-9 SKIP code
0963.9 Four corner code
38-70 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
8b0e Unicode hex code