Jisho

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9 strokes
Radical:
eye
Parts:
Variants:
watch over, see
Kun:
み.る
On:
カン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 6
JLPT level N1
1060 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 看護 【カンゴ】 nursing, (army) nurse
  • 看過 【カンカ】 overlooking, turning a blind eye
  • 立て看 【タテカン】 standing signboard, billboard, hoarding
  • オペ看 【オペカン】 operating room nurse

Kun reading compounds

  • 看る 【みる】 to look after (often medically), to take care of

Readings

Chinese:
kan4, kan1
Korean:
gan

Spanish

  • ver
  • vigilar
  • cuidar
  • asistir

Portuguese

  • Observar
  • superviosionar

French

  • regarder attentivement
  • veiller sur
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827 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1015 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
222 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1057 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
761 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
998 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
1316 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1398 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1114 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1379 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
3992 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2051 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2771 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
645 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
23196 Morohashi
3220 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
3919 New Nelson (John Haig)
638 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
688 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
879 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2279 2001 Kanji
5c4.4 The Kanji Dictionary
3-4-5 SKIP code
4-9-2 SKIP code
2060.4 Four corner code
1-20-39 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
770b Unicode hex code