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ケン/KEN/    しら.べる/shira.beru/KEN/ケン/    shira.beru/しら.べる/

examination;  investigate Frenchexamen;  inspection Portugueseexaminar;  investigar Spanishexaminar;  investigar;  analizar

Radical: (tree).   Strokes: 12画.   Elements: 口人木个.   Variants: .   Pinyin: jiǎn.   Hangul:  [geom].

Jōyō Kanji 5th Grade.   JLPT N1.

Example compounds:
ケンKENけんしんkenshin】inspection of a meter; inspecting clothing, etc. for residual needles, staples, etc.
便けんべんkenben】stool (feces) examination
事局けんじきょくkenjikyoku】prosecutor's office
Codepoints and classification codes:
24-01JIS X 0208
4893.6Four Corner
1863De Roo
Dictionary indices:
2304Classic Nelson
2752The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
986New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
674Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1673Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
351A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
785Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
15065PDaikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 6 p. 420
663A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
531Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
771Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
638Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
690Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
752Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
473The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
792Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1101Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1689Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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