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JLPT Level 1 Kanji (39/43)

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ボウ
きり fog, mist
婿 セイ むこ bridegroom, son-in-law
ジョウ むすめ
daughter, girl
メイ
ミョウ
name, noted, distinguished, reputation
メイ
ミョウ
いのち fate, command, decree, destiny, life, appoint
メイ
ミョウ
ミン
かり
あかるい
あかるむ
あからむ
あきらか
ける

くる
かす
bright, light
メイ alliance, oath
メイ まよ astray, be perplexed, in doubt, lost, err, illusion
メイ inscription, signature (of artisan)
メイ

らす
chirp, cry, bark, sound, ring, echo, honk
メツ ほろびる
ほろ
ほろぼす
destroy, ruin, overthrow, perish
メン まぬかれる
まぬがれる
excuse, dismissal
綿 メン わた cotton
メン
ベン
おも
おもて
つら
mask, face, features, surface

imitation, copy, mock
しげ overgrown, grow thick, be luxuriant
モウ
ボウ
みだりに delusion, unnecessarily, without authority, reckless
モウ
ボウ
ミョウ
かしら chief, beginning
モウ fur, hair, feather, down
モウ fierce, rave, rush, become furious, wildness, strength
モウ めくら blind, blind man, ignoramus
モウ あみ netting, network
モウ
コウ
カウ
decrease
ボク
モク

こ-
tree, wood
モク
ボク
だま
もだ
silence, become silent, stop speaking, leave as is
モク
ボク

ま-
eye, class, look, insight, experience, care, favor
レイ もど
もど
re-, return, revert, resume, restore, go backwards
モン

とん
question, ask, problem
モン family crest, figures
モン かど
gates
もんめ

ひゃくめ
monme, 3.75 grams, (kokuji)

なり

また
to be (classical)

よる
night, evening

ジャ
question mark

ショ

の-
plains, field, rustic, civilian life

いや

あまねし
いよいよ
とおい
ひさし
ひさしい
わた
all the more, increasingly
dart, arrow
ヤク unlucky, misfortune, bad luck, disaster
ヤク
エキ
duty, war, campaign, drafted labor, office, service, role
ヤク promise, approximately, shrink
ヤク くすり medicine, chemical, enamel, gunpowder, benefit
ヤク わけ translate, reason, circumstance, case
ヤク おど leap, dance, skip
セイ
ジョウ
やすんじる peaceful
リュウ やなぎ willow
たのしい
たのしむ
pleasure, happy, rejoice

ユウ
あぶら oil, fat
える
いや
healing, cure, quench (thirst), wreak
さと rebuke, admonish, charge, warn, persuade

シュ
transport, send, be inferior