Kanji 欠

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Radical: (76)
Strokes: 4
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On:
ケツ、ケン
ketsu, ken
Kun:
か.ける、か.く
ka.keru, ka.ku
Meaning:
lack, gap, fail, yawning radical (no. 76)
Grade: 4
JLPT: 3
Shape: idc
Elements: ,
Antonyms: , ,
Homonyms: , , , , , , , ,
Variants: ,
Categories: N3 (JLPT)

Examples

不可欠な
ふかけつな
fukaketsuna
indispensable, essential
出欠
しゅっけつ
shukketsu
presence or absence
欠かせない
かかせない
kakasenai
indispensable
欠く
かく
kaku
be short of, lack, neglect [v.t.]
欠ける
かける
kakeru
be lacking, be chipped [v.i.]
欠乏する
けつぼうする
ketsubousuru
be short of, lack, want
欠員
けついん
ketsuin
vacancy, vacant position
欠如する
けつじょする
ketsujosuru
be short of, lack, want
欠席する
けっせきする
kessekisuru
be absent, not attend
欠点
けってん
ketten
faults, defect, weakness
欠陥
けっかん
kekkan
defect, fault, deficiency
補欠
ほけつ
hoketsu
substitute, spare, alternate

Reading in other languages

Korean: 흠, 감, 결
Korean (latin): heum, gam, gyeol
Pinyin: qian4
Vietnam: Khiếm

Codepoints

Big-5: A4 ED
Decimal: 27424
Hex: 6B20
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-23-71
Unicode UTF-16: 6B20
Unicode UTF-8: E6 AC A0

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 597
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 496
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 471
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 713
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 968
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 647
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 384
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 383
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1255
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 1721
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 659
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1119
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 2481
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 477
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 6, page 0614): 15991
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 1987
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 466
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 505
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 2412
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 2928
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 442
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