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ゲン/GEN/    へ.る/    へ.らす/he.rasu/GEN/ゲン/へ.る/    he.rasu/へ.らす/

dwindle;  decrease;  reduce;  decline;  curtail;  get hungry Frenchdiminuer;  réduire;  décliner;  décroître;  avoir faim Portuguesedefinhar;  decréscimo;  reduzir;  decadência;  encurtar;  obter;  com fome Spanishmenguar;  decrecer;  disminuir;  resta;  acortar

Radical: (water).   Strokes: 12画.   Elements: 口氵亅戈.   Pinyin: jiǎn.   Hangul:  [gam].

Jōyō Kanji 5th Grade.   JLPT N2.

Example compounds:
ゲンGENげんしょくgenshoku】diet (for weight loss); dieting
げんすいgensui】subsiding of water
水加みずかげんmizukagen】amount of water
heruへるheru】to decrease (in size or number); to diminish; to abate
腹がはらがへるharagaheru】to become hungry
擦りすりへるsuriheru】to be worn down; to be reduced
らすherasuらすへらすherasu】to abate; to decrease; to diminish; to shorten
すりらすすりへらすsuriherasu】to wear away; to rub down; to abrade
Codepoints and classification codes:
24-26JIS X 0208
3315.0Four Corner
359De Roo
Dictionary indices:
2637Classic Nelson
3249The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
601New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
436Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
366Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
533A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
610Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
17759Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 7 p. 91
667A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
715Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
775Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
694Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
693Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
753Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
430Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1219Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
372Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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