けんken

noun:

  • economizing; thriftiness; prudence; frugality

Kanji definition:

ケンKENつましいtsuma.shiiつづまやかtsuzumayaka

frugal; economy; thrifty

Strokes:
10
Radical:
人亻 human
SKIP:
1-2-8
UTF:
5039
JIS208:
23-80
Hangul:
검 [geom]
Pinyin:
jiǎn
Stroke order:
Example words:
倹約けんやくken'yaku
thrift; economy; frugality
恭倹きょうけんkyouken
respectfulness and modesty; deference
倹しいつましいtsumashii
thrifty; economical
倹素けんそkenso
economical and simple
勤倹きんけんkinken
industry; diligence; frugality

Partial results:

けんやくken'yaku Inflection

noun / ~する noun / adjectival noun:

  • thrift; economy; frugality

karehakinwoためるtameruためtame何年間moけちけちkechikechi倹約ken'yakuしたshita He pinched and scraped for many years to save money.

つましいtsumashii Inflection

adjective:

  • thrifty; economical

彼女kanojohaけちkechiとはtoha言わないiwanaiまでもmademoとてもtotemoつましいtsumashii She is very frugal, not to say stingy.

けんそkenso Inflection

adjectival noun / noun:

  • economical and simple
けんやくかken'yakuka

noun:

  • thrifty person; economist

karehaけちkechiとはtoha言わないiwanaiまでもmademo倹約家ken'yakukada He is thrifty, not to say stingy.

けんやくれいken'yakurei

noun:

  • laws regulating expenditures; sumptuary edicts; thrift ordinance
けんりんkenrin

noun:

  • miserly, stingy

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