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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



secret, secrecy

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


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


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


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.

Written by bunkalearner

2010/08/07 at 8:08 am

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