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ケン/KEN/    けわ.しい/kewa.shii/KEN/ケン/    kewa.shii/けわ.しい/

precipitous;  inaccessible place;  impregnable position;  steep place;  sharp eyes Frenchà pic;  escarpé;  raide;  lieu inaccessible;  position imprenable;  regard aiguisé Portugueseíngreme;  lugar inacessível;  posição inexpugnável;  lugar escarpado;  olhos agudos Spanishescarpado;  inaccesible;  peligroso;  difícil

Radical: (mound).   Strokes: 11画.   Elements: 口人个⻖.   Variants: 險礆.   Pinyin: xiǎn.   Hangul:  [heom].

Jōyō Kanji 5th Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
ケンKENじゃけんjaken】hard hearted; cruel; unkind
自賠責保じばいせきほけんjibaisekihoken】mandatory vehicle liability insurance
介護保かいごほけんkaigohoken】nursing insurance
けわしいkewashiiしいけわしいkewashii】precipitous; grim
しい顔つきけわしいかおつきkewashiikaotsuki】grim look
しい顔けわしいかおkewashiikao】grim face
Codepoints and classification codes:
24-17JIS X 0208
7823.6Four Corner
3663De Roo
Dictionary indices:
5000Classic Nelson
6456The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
542New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
398Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1672Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
616A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
1308Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
356Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
41721PDaikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 11 p. 926
662A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
533Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
770Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
988Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
689Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
731Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
790Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
736Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1688Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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