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ダン/DAN/    タン/TAN/DAN/ダン/    TAN/タン/

grade;  steps;  stairs Frenchétape;  marche;  escalier Portuguesegrau;  passos;  escada Spanishescalón;  escalera;  grado

Radical: (weapon).   Strokes: 9画.   Elements: |殳几又.   Pinyin: duàn.   Hangul:  [dan].

Jōyō Kanji 6th Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
ダンDAN大上だいじょうだんdaijōdan】raising a sword above one's head (to slay); haughty attitude
常套手じょうとうしゅだんjōtōshudan】one's habitual practice (practise); usual measure
こうだんkōdan】latter or second part
タンTANたんものtanmono】fabric; measure of kimono material
たんtan】variable measure of fabric (28.8 cm in width); 300 tsubo (991.74 meters square, 0.24506 acres); six ken (10.91 m)
げんたんgentan】reduction (of crop size); reduction of acreage (under cultivation)
Codepoints and classification codes:
35-42JIS X 0208
7744.7Four Corner
2668De Roo
Dictionary indices:
2452Classic Nelson
2991The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
1144New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
780Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1859Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
340A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
874Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
911Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
16619Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 6 p. 763
931A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
362Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
656Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
944Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
891Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
425The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
608Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
3.18Japanese for Busy People by the AJLT
1139Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1876Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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