Kanji 県

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On:
ケン
ken
Kun:
か.ける
ka.keru
Meaning:
prefecture
Grade: 3
JLPT: 4
Phonetic: (ケン)
In names: あがた、がた agata, gata
Shape: idc
Elements: ,
Look alike:
Variants:
Categories: N4 (JLPT)

Examples

広島県
ひろしまけん
hiroshimaken
Hiroshima prefecture
けん
ken
prefecture
県庁
けんちょう
kenchoo
prefectural office
県民
けんみん
kenmin
citizens of a prefecture
県知事
けんちじ
kenchiji
prefectural governor
県立
けんりつ
kenritsu
prefecturally run
県道
けんどう
kendou
prefectural road

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): hyeon
Pinyin: xian4
Vietnam: Huyền

Codepoints

Decimal: 30476
Hex: 770C
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-24-09
Unicode UTF-16: 770C
Unicode UTF-8: E7 9C 8C

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 203
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 291
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 273
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 381
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 195
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 226
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 1252
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 194
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 194
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1687
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2294
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 336
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 1380
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3269
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 126
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 8, page 0194): 23210P
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 2641
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 513
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 552
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 1362
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 3918
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 326
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