Kyōiku kanjiJōyō kanji1st grade kanji4 strokesJLPT N4 kanji

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Kyōiku kanji
Kanji that Japanese students should learn in elementary school #kyoiku
Jōyō kanji
Kanji considered of common use by the Japanese Ministry of Education #joyo
1st grade kanji
Kanji learned in first grade (elementary school) #grade-1
4 strokes
Kanji with 4 strokes #strokes-4
JLPT N4 kanji
JLPT N4 kanji: Elementary Level #jlpt4k

Reading

  • On'yomi
    ケン
  • Kun'yomi
    いぬいぬ-
  • Chinese (pinyin)
    quan3quan2
  • Korean (hangul)
  • Korean (romanized)
    gyeon
  • Vietnamese
    Khuyển
  • Kantenji (braille kanji)

Meaning

Stroke order

Not available for this kanji.

犬 stroke 1犬 stroke 2犬 stroke 3犬 stroke 4犬 stroke 5
Number of strokes: 4

Components in kanji 犬

Similar kanji

Popular words containing this kanji

いぬ
popularJLPT N5noun (generic)usually written using kana alone
  • dog (Canis (lupus) familiaris)
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Extended information

  • Frequency 1326
  • <p>KANJIDIC Project</p> 756
    <p>"Modern Reader's Japanese-English Character Dictionary", by <em>Andrew Nelson</em> (now published as the "Classic" Nelson)</p> 2868
    <p>"The New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary", by <em>John Haig</em></p> 3553
    <p>"New Japanese-English Character Dictionary", by <em>Jack Halpern</em></p> 3464
    <p>"Kanji Learners Dictionary" (Kodansha) by <em>Jack Halpern</em></p> 2160
    <p>"Remembering The Kanji" by <em>James Heisig</em></p> 238
    <p>"A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage" (Gakken)</p> 1295
    <p>"Japanese Names", by <em>P.G. O'Neill</em></p> 107
    <p>"Essential Kanji" by <em>.GP. O'Neill</em></p> 578
    <p>"Daikanwajiten" by <em>Morohashi</em></p> 20234:7:667
    <p>"A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters" by <em>Kenneth G. Henshall</em></p> 17
    <p>"Kanji and Kana" by <em>Spahn</em> and <em>Hadamitzky</em></p> 280
    <p>"Kanji and Kana" by <em>Spahn</em> and <em>Hadamitzky</em> (2011 edition)</p> 280
    <p>"A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese" by <em>Florence Sakade</em></p> 66
    <p>Japanese Kanji Flashcards, by <em>Max Hodges</em> and <em>Tomoko Okazaki</em> (Series 1)</p> 216
    <p>"A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese" 3rd edition, by <em>Henshall</em>, <em>Seeley</em> and <em>De Groot</em></p> 73
    <p>Tuttle Kanji Cards, by <em>Alexander Kask</em></p> 29
    <p>"Kanji in Context" by <em>Nishiguchi</em> and <em>Kono</em></p> 319
    <p>"Japanese For Busy People" vols I-III, published by the AJLT. The codes are the <code>volume.chapter</code></p> 2.17
    <p>The "Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide"</p> 1295
    <p>Codes from <em>Yves Maniette</em>'s "Les Kanjis dans la tete" French adaptation of <em>Heisig</em></p> 243
    <p>"Remembering The Kanji, 6th Ed." by <em>James Heisig</em></p> 253
    <p>"Kodansha Kanji Dictionary", (2nd Ed. of the NJECD) by <em>Jack Halpern</em></p> 4275
    <p>"Kanji Learners Dictionary" (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) by <em>Jack Halpern</em></p> 2912
  • <p><em>Halpern</em>'s SKIP (System of Kanji Indexing by Patterns) code</p> 4-4-4
    <p>The descriptor codes for The Kanji Dictionary (Tuttle1996) by <em>Spahn</em> and <em>Hadamitzky</em></p> 3g0.1
    <p>The "Four Corner" code for the kanji. This is a code invented by <em>Wang Chen</em> in 1928</p> 4303.0
    <p>The codes developed by the late <em>Father Joseph De Roo</em>, and published in his book "2001 Kanji" (Bonjinsha)</p> 1463
  • <p>JIS X 0208-1997 - kuten coding <code>nn-nn</code></p> 1-24-4
    <p>Decimal representation of the UTF16 character</p> 29356