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音読み (おんよみ): ヒ

訓読み (くんよみ): ひ・める

部首 (ぶしゅ): 禾 (のぎへん)

Meaning: secret, conceal

Notes:

秘密

ひみつ
secret, secrecy

“coupon for mystery dessert #9797” from Flickr member Nemo’s great uncle. (Click image to enlarge.  Original image is here.);

神秘

しんぴ
mystery (of life, existence, the universe, etc)

秘める

ひめる
to keep secret, often seen as 胸に秘める (むねにひめる).

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Part or all of English definition is from  KANJIDIC — property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, used in conformance with the Group’s licenceDonate to the WWWJDIC project. Stroke order diagrams licensed from Kanji Cafe.
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Written by bunkalearner

2010/08/07 at 8:08 am

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