Learn JLPT N3 Kanji

Meaning of 面

mask, face, features, surface

Onyomi

メン
men

Kunyomi

おも、おもて、つら
omo, omote, tsura

Learn Japanese kanji: 【 メン / おも、おもて、つら 】.

Meaning: mask, face, features, surface.

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How to write 面 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 9

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese kana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

わたしのしごとはおもしろいです。
watashi no shigoto wa omoshiroi desu.
My job is interesting.
Example #2

このテーブルのひょうめんはなめらかだ。
kono teeburu no hyoumen wa nameraka da.
This table has a smooth surface.
Example #3

そのがめんはどんなじょうほうをひょうじしますか。
sono gamen wa donna jouhou o hyouji shimasu ka.
What kind of information does that screen display?
Example #4

わたしはめんせつをうけましたがふごうかくでした。
watashi wa mensetsu o ukemashita ga fugoukaku desu.
I had a job interview but I didn't pass.

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