瞑 meaning and pronunciation

Simplified/traditional character

瞑 in English

míng

  • to close (the eyes)

Components

  • (mù): eye
  • (míng): dark; deep; stupid; the underworld;

Characters with the same pronunciation

  • : dark; deep; stupid; the underworld;
  • : name; noun (part of speech); place (e.g. among winners); famous; classifier for people;
  • : bright; opposite: dark 暗[an4]; (of meaning) clear; to understand; next; public or open; wise; generic term for a sacrifice to the gods; Ming Dynasty (1368-1644); surname Ming; Ming (c. 2000 BC), fourth of the legendary Flame Emperors, 炎帝[Yan2 di4] descended from Shennong 神農|神农[Shen2 nong2] Farmer God;
  • : dark;
  • : Chinese quince;
  • : name of a river;
  • : to drizzle; sea;
  • : space between the eyebrows and the eyelashes;
  • : Thea sinensis; young leaves of tea;
  • : lucky place;
  • : boring insect; snout moth's larva (Aphomia gullaris or Plodia interpuncuella or Heliothus armigera etc), major agricultural pest;
  • : place name;
  • : to engrave; inscribed motto;
  • : to cry (of birds, animals and insects);