Sign in or Create account


ケン/KEN/    コン/KON/    た.てる/ta.teru/    た.て/ta.te/    -だ.て/-da.te/    た.つ/ta.tsu/KEN/ケン/    KON/コン/    ta.teru/た.てる/    ta.te/た.て/    -da.te/-だ.て/    ta.tsu/た.つ/

build Frenchconstruire PortugueseConstrução Spanishconstruir;  edificar;  levantarse;  ser construido

Radical: (long stride).   Strokes: 9画.   Elements: 廴聿.   Pinyin: jiàn.   Hangul:  [geon].   Nanori: たけ / たつ / たてtake / tatsu / tate.

Jōyō Kanji 4th Grade.   JLPT N4.

Example compounds:
ケンKENけんがくkengaku】foundation of a school
そうけんsōken】establishment; foundation
コンKONこんりゅうkonryū】(act of) building (temple, monument, etc.); erection
さいこんsaikon】(temple or shrine) rebuilding
てるtateruてるたてるtateru】to build; to construct
家をてるいえをたてるiewotateru】to build a house
tateて売りたてうりtateuri】constructing and selling a ready-built house
て値たてねtatene】official market quotations; exchange rates
tatsuたつtatsu】to be erected; to be built
口では大阪の城もくちではおおさかのしろもたつkuchidehaōsakanoshiromotatsu】easier said than done; if it's just talking you can even build Osaka Castle
Codepoints and classification codes:
23-90JIS X 0208
1540.0Four Corner
3567De Roo
Dictionary indices:
1549Classic Nelson
1660The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
3090New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1965Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
391Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
244A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
995Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
363Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
9574Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 4 p. 652
473A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
892Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
391Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
166Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
498Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
524Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
278The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
1055Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
3.12Japanese for Busy People by the AJLT
600Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
398Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


Additional translation:

Download Tangorin from the App Store

Tangorin Japanese Dictionary App on Google Play