Jisho

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6 strokes
Radical:
water 水 (氵, 氺)
Parts:
sweat, perspire
Kun:
あせ
On:
カン
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N2
1502 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 汗 【カン】 khan (medieval ruler of a Tatary tribe)
  • 汗顔 【カンガン】 ashamed
  • 成吉思汗 【ジンギスカン】 Japanese mutton and vegetable dish, slotted dome cast iron grill for preparing this dish
  • 大汗 【タイカン】 Great Khan, Grand Khan

Kun reading compounds

  • 汗 【あせ】 sweat, perspiration, moisture, condensation
  • 汗だく 【あせだく】 dripping with sweat, bathed in perspiration
  • 一汗 【ひとあせ】 doing a job, riding and sweating up a horse
  • 鼻汗 【はなあせ】 nose sweat

Readings

Chinese:
han4, han2
Korean:
han

Spanish

  • sudor
  • transpiración

Portuguese

  • suar
  • transpirar

French

  • sueur
  • transpirer
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1-3-3 SKIP code
3114.0 Four corner code
20-32 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6c57 Unicode hex code