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ゲン
gen
Kun:
はら
hara
Meaning:
meadow, original, primitive, field, plain, prairie, tundra, wilderness
Grade: 2
JLPT: 3
Phonetic: (ゲン)
In names: た、ばる、ら、わた、わら ta, baru, ra, wata, wara
Shape: idc
Elements: 厂, ,
Homonyms:
Look alike:
Categories: N3 (JLPT)

Examples

原則
げんそく
gensoku
principle
原告
げんこく
genkoku
plaintiff
原因
げんいん
genin
cause, origin
原始的な
げんしてきな
genshitekina
primitive
原点
げんてん
genten
starting point
原爆
げんばく
genbaku
atomic bomb
原稿
げんこう
genkoo
manuscript
野原
のはら
nohara
field
高原
こうげん
koogen
plateau

Reading in other languages

Korean:
Korean (latin): weon
Pinyin: yuan2
Vietnam: Nguyên

Codepoints

Big-5: AD EC
Decimal: 21407
Hex: 539F
JIS: 1
Min-Ku-Ten: 1-24-22
Unicode UTF-16: 539F
Unicode UTF-8: E5 8E 9F

Dictionary Indices

A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade): 205
A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Ken Henshall): 119
A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall): 107
Essential Kanji (P.G. O'Neill): 202
Gakken Kanji Dictionary ("A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage"): 132
Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki; White Rabbit Press): 388
Japanese Names (P.G. O'Neill): 1231
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky): 136
Kanji & Kana (Spahn & Hadamitzky, 2 edition): 136
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1999): 1910
Kanji Learners Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2 edition, 2013): 2593
Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono): 405
Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide: 260
Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 2013): 3733
Les Kanjis dans la tête (Yves Maniette): 136
Morohashi Daikanwajiten (volume 2, page 0653): 2973
New Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern, 1990): 3009
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig): 134
Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig, 6 edition): 142
The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley): 113
The Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary (Andrew Nelson): 825
The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary (John Haig): 652
Tuttle Kanji Cards: 192
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