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To find any kanji, first try to identify the components it is made up of. Once you have identified any component, search for it in any of three ways:
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Example: look up 漢
  • Notice that 漢 is made of several components: 氵 艹 口 夫
  • Draw any of these components (one at a time) in the drawing area, and select it when you see it
  • Alternatively, look for a component in the list. 氵 艹 口 each have three strokes; 夫 has four strokes
  • If you know the meanings of the components, type any of them in the text area: water (氵), grass (艹), mouth (口) or husband (夫)
  • Keep adding components until you can see your kanji in the list of matches that appears near the top.
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The Kanshudo Component Builder can recognize any of the 416 components listed in the chart below the drawing area. Tips:
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Components
We found 75 words, 1 kanji, and 22 examples matching '盲'
Word search: 75 matches
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noun
1. blindness; blind person  (sensitive)
2. illiteracy; illiterate person  (this meaning is restricted to reading めくら)
(click the word to view an additional 1 reading, 1 meaning and 3 forms, examples and links)
noun
blind spot
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wild idea; delusion
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blindness  (sensitive)
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noun
blind person
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Kanji search: 1 match
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モウ    blind   
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ボウ   モウ   dead   な to be deceased, to have ceased to be   
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shelf
lid
ボク   モク   eye   ま-    め    
Example search: 22 matches
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めくら
ヘビ
じず
kotowaza
Fools rush in where angels fear to tread (literally: if you're not scared of a blind snake ...).
ぎわく
疑惑
かげ
さが
する
もうじん
盲人

There's a blind man looking for a shadow of doubt.
もうじん
盲人
ふじゆう
不自由
ひと
する
ていあん
提案
された

It was proposed that the term "blind person" be replaced with the term "visually impaired person".
かのじょ
彼女
もうもく
盲目
ひと
たす
ける
ため
きょうかい
協会
そうせつ
創設
した

She set up an association to help blind people.
めくらば
盲馬
うなずいて
めくば
目配
して
おな
こと
A nod is as good as a wink to a blind horse.
 
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Search results include information from a variety of sources, including Kanshudo (kanji mnemonics, kanji readings, kanji components, vocab and name frequency data, grammar points), JMdict (vocabulary), Tatoeba (examples), Enamdict (names), KanjiVG (kanji animations and stroke order), and Joy o' Kanji (kanji and radical synopses). Translations provided by Google's Neural Machine Translation engine. For more information see credits.
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