Definition of 銘

  • inscription
  • signature (of artisan)


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • メイ

Popular Words With This Kanji

銘柄, めいがら

brand, make, description, trading name of stocks and securities

命名, 銘名, めいめい

naming, christening

銘打つ, めいうつ

to engrave an inscription, to call (designate) itself, to mark, to label

銘, めい


感銘, 肝銘, かんめい

deep impression

感銘, 肝銘, かんめい

deep impression

銘じる, めいじる

to stamp, to engrave, to inscribe

銘記, めいき

keep in mind, take note of, remember

銘文, めいぶん


墓碑銘, ぼひめい

epitaph, inscription on a tombstone

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