Definition of 面

  • mask
  • face
  • features
  • surface

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • メン
  • ベン
  • おも
  • おもて
  • つら

Popular Words With This Kanji

面, おもて, おも, も, もて

face, surface, mask (esp. a noh or kyogen mask)

当面, とうめん

current, urgent, pressing, impending, to confront (an issue), to face (up to something), for the meantime, at present

全面, ぜんめん

whole surface, entire

場面, ばめん

scene, setting (e.g. of novel)

面白い, おもしろい

interesting, amusing

画面, がめん

terminal screen, scene, picture, the field (in TV), photo

面積, めんせき

area

局面, きょくめん

position in a game of go or shogi, state of the game, aspect of an affair, situation

社会面, しゃかいめん

society or local news page

表面, ひょうめん

surface, outside, face, appearance


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