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oversee;  official;  govt office;  rule;  administer Frenchsurveiller;  officiel;  bureau administratif;  gouverner;  administrer Portuguesefiscalizar;  oficial;  escritório do govêrno;  governar;  administrar Spanishsupervisar;  controlar;  gobernar;  administrar

Radical: (dish).   Strokes: 15画.   Elements: 皿臣二.   Variants: 譼司.   Pinyin: jiān / jiàn.   Hangul:  [gam].   Nanori: けんken.

Jōyō Kanji High School.   JLPT N1.

Example compounds:
カンKAN察医かんさついkansatsui】medical coroner; medical examiner
かんやくkan'yaku】supervisor of translation
ぎかんgikan】engineer-in-chief; chief engineer; chief scientist
Codepoints and classification codes:
20-38JIS X 0208
7810.7Four Corner
3474De Roo
Dictionary indices:
3121Classic Nelson
3901The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
2852New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1825Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1453Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
537A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
2398Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
1460Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
23032Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 8 p. 128
1111A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
1663Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
1556Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
1782Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
925Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1374Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1465Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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