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Strokes: 12
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カン
kan
Kun:
か.える、-か.える、か.わる
ka.eru, -ka.eru, ka.waru
Meaning:
interchange, period, change, convert, replace, renew
Grade: 8
JLPT: 2
Phonetic: (カン)
In names: やす yasu
Shape: idc
Elements: , , 冂, , , 奐
Homonyms: , , , ,
Categories: N2 (JLPT)

Examples

乗り換える
のりかえる
norikaeru
transfer (bus, trains)
互換性
ごかんせい
gokansei
compatibility
交換する
こうかんする
kookansuru
exchange [v.t.]
変換する
へんかんする
henkansuru
change, convert, transform
換える
かえる
kaeru
replace [v.t.]
換わる
かわる
kawaru
take the place of [v.i.]
換気する
かんきする
kankisuru
ventilate
換算する
かんさんする
kansansuru
convert (calculation)
転換期
てんかんき
tenkanki
turning point, transitional period

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): hwan
Pinyin: huan4
Vietnam: Hoán

Codepoints

Big-5: B4 AB
Decimal: 25563
Hex: 63DB
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-20-25
Unicode UTF-16: 63DB
Unicode UTF-8: E6 8F 9B

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 1105
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 957
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 846
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 580
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 1693
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 1586
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 429
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 537
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 749
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 913
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 716
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 1052
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 5, page 0321): 12358
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 587
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 1043
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 1122
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 1964
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 2233
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 1540
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