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ガン/GAN/    かお/kao/GAN/ガン/    kao/かお/

face;  expression Frenchvisage;  expression Portugueserosto;  expressão Spanishcara;  faz;  semblante;  rostro;  expresión

Radical: (face).   Strokes: 18画.   Elements: 貝目ハ頁立亠厂彡.   Variants: .   Pinyin: yán.   Hangul:  [an].

Jōyō Kanji 2nd Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
ガンGANびがんbigan】beautiful face
かおkao向けかおむけkaomuke】face another
かおやくkaoyaku】influential man; boss
合わせはつかおあわせhatsukaoawase】first meeting; first contest between
Codepoints and classification codes:
20-73JIS X 0208
0128.6Four Corner
461De Roo
Dictionary indices:
5139Classic Nelson
6648The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
1808New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1177Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1717Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
527A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
2754Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
481Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
43591PDaikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 12 p. 283
93A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
277Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
179Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
277Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
103Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
239Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
355The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
573Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
1893Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1733Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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