Learn More About the Japanese Word Shunkan

Shunkan is a ​Japanese word that means "a moment," "a second," and "an instant." In Japanese characters, shunkan is 瞬間 (しゅんかん). 

Example

Sore o mita shunkan, kare wa massao ni natta.
それを見た瞬間、彼は真っ青になった。

Translation:

The moment he saw it, he turned pale.