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カン/KAN/    ケン/KEN/    かわ.く/kawa.ku/    かわ.かす/kawa.kasu/    ほ.す/    ひ.る/    いぬい/inui/KAN/カン/    KEN/ケン/    kawa.ku/かわ.く/    kawa.kasu/かわ.かす/ほ.す/ひ.る/    inui/いぬい/

drought;  dry;  dessicate;  drink up;  heaven;  emperor Frenchsécheresse;  sécher;  dessécher;  vider (verre);  cieux;  empereur Portugueseseca;  dessecar;  evaporar;  paraíso;  imperador Spanishseco;  secar;  secarse;  desecarse

Radical: (second).   Strokes: 11画.   Elements: 乙十日.   Variants: .   Pinyin: gān / qián.   Hangul:  [gan]  [geon].

Jōyō Kanji High School.   JLPT N2.

Example compounds:
カンKANパンかんパンkanpan】cracker; hard biscuit; hardtack
燥器かんそうきkansōki】drying machine; dryer; desiccator
かんぶつkanbutsu】dry provisions; dried food; dried goods; groceries
ケンKENけんこんkenkon】heaven and earth; universe
坤一擲けんこんいってきkenkon'itteki】stake all (on something); play for all or nothing; throwing all into a task
けんとくkentoku】emperor's virtue
かわkawakuかわくkawaku】to get dry
喉がのどがかわくnodogakawaku】to be thirsty
かわかすkawakasuかすかわかすkawakasu】to dry (clothes, etc.); to desiccate
hosu飲みのみほすnomihosu】to drink up; to drain (cup)
ほすhosu】to air; to drain (off); to drink up; to deprive of a role, job, etc. (usu. in the passive)
Codepoints and classification codes:
20-5JIS X 0208
4841.7Four Corner
1556De Roo
Dictionary indices:
784Classic Nelson
63The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
1679New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1101Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
463Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
1355A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
1411Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
1195Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
204Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 1 p. 396
1099A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
1190Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
292Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
1407Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
904Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
27Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
473Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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