Sign in or Create account


ドン/DON/    くも.る/ドン/くも.る/

cloudy weather;  cloud up Frenchtemps couvert;  se couvrir Portuguesetempo nublado;  nublar Spanishnublado;  nublarse

Radical: (sun).   Strokes: 16画.   Elements: 雨二日厶.   Pinyin: tán.   Hangul:  [dam].   Nanori:  / ずみdo / zumi.

Jōyō Kanji High School.   JLPT N2.

Example compounds:
ドンDONせいどんseidon】fine weather and cloudy
どんてんdonten】dull (cloudy) weather
うどんげudonge】udumbara (mythical Indian plant often identified with the cluster fig, Ficus glomerata); something very rare (from the legend that it flowers once in 3000 years); Japanese fiber banana flower; green lacewing eggs
くもkumoruくもるkumoru】to get cloudy; to cloud up; to be gloomy; to look slightly downward (of a noh mask; indicating sadness, grief, etc.)
掻きかきくもるkakikumoru】to become overcast
Codepoints and classification codes:
38-62JIS X 0208
6073.1Four Corner
3871De Roo
Dictionary indices:
2160Classic Nelson
2518The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
2521New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1610Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
424Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
948A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
2685Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
1575Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
14172Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 5 p. 936
1672A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
637Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
608Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
1834Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
1281Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
983Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
431Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


Additional translation:

Download Tangorin from the App Store

Tangorin Japanese Dictionary App on Google Play