Definition of 暗

  • darkness
  • disappear
  • shade
  • informal
  • grow dark
  • be blinded

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • アン
  • くら
  • くら
  • くれ

Popular Words With This Kanji

暗い, 昏い, 冥い, 闇い, くらい

dark, gloomy, dark (in colour), dull, depressed, dispirited, sorrowful, bitter (as in a dark past), unclear, unfamiliar, unknown

暗殺, あんさつ

assassination

暮れる, 眩れる, 暗れる, くれる

to get dark, to end, to come to an end, to close, to run out, to be sunk (e.g. in despair), to be lost

明暗, めいあん

light and darkness, light and shade

暗に, あんに

implicitly

暗礁, あんしょう

reef, sunken rock

暗号, あんごう

code, password, cipher

暗示, あんじ

hint, suggestion

真っ暗, 真暗, まっくら

total darkness, pitch dark, bleak future, poor prospects

真っ暗, 真暗, まっくら

total darkness, pitch dark, bleak future, poor prospects


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