Definition of 影

  • shadow
  • silhouette
  • phantom

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • エイ
  • かげ

Popular Words With This Kanji

影響, えいきょう

influence, effect, to influence, to affect, to have an influence on, to impact, to have an effect on

反映, 反影, はんえい

influence, to apply, to implement, reflection

撮影, さつえい

photographing

影, かげ

shadow, silhouette, reflection, image, presence, sign, light (stars, moon)

影の内閣, かげのないかく

shadow cabinet

面影, 俤, おもかげ

face, looks, vestiges, trace

遺影, いえい

portrait of deceased person

投影, とうえい

projection

人影, ひとかげ, じんえい

figure(s) of a person (persons), shadow of a person

日陰, 日蔭, 日影, ひかげ

shade, shadow, sunshine


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