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ケン/KEN/    か.ける/ka.keru/KEN/ケン/    ka.keru/か.ける/

prefecture Frenchpréfecture;  département PortugueseCondado;  prefeitura (região) Spanishprefectura

Radical: (eye).   Strokes: 9画.   Elements: 小目.   Variants: .   Pinyin: xiàn.   Hangul:  [hyeon].   Nanori: あがた / がたagata / gata.

Jōyō Kanji 3rd Grade.   JLPT N2.

Example compounds:
ケンKENけんじんkenjin】native of a prefecture
きんけんkinken】neighboring prefectures; neighbouring prefectures
人会けんじんかいkenjinkai】association of people from the same prefecture
Codepoints and classification codes:
24-9JIS X 0208
2690.1Four Corner
1241De Roo
Dictionary indices:
1362Classic Nelson
3918The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
2641New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1687Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
513Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
195A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
1252Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
381Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
23210PDaikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 8 p. 194
273A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
194Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
203Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
226Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
291Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
326Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
336Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1380Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
126Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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