Jisho

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12 strokes
Radical:
gate
Parts:
Variants:
interval, space
Kun:
あいだあい
On:
カンケン
Jōyō kanji, taught in grade 2
JLPT level N5
33 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 間 【カン】 interval, period of time, among, between, inter-
  • 間隔 【カンカク】 space, interval, space character, whitespace
  • 短期間 【タンキカン】 short term, short time
  • 右中間 【ウチュウカン】 between right and center fielders (centre)
  • 間 【ケン】 1.818 m (6 shaku), counter used to number the gaps between pillars
  • 間数 【ケンスウ】 one ken in length or breadth (1.818m)
  • 世間 【セケン】 world, society, people, the public
  • 俗世間 【ゾクセケン】 this world, earthly world, secular society, ordinary world, everyday life, workaday world

Kun reading compounds

  • 間 【あいだ】 space (between), gap, interval, distance, time (between), pause, break, span (temporal or spatial), stretch, period (while), relationship (between, among), members (within, among), due to, because of
  • 間中 【あいだじゅう】 during
  • 候間 【そうろうあいだ】 as ...
  • ついこの間 【ついこのあいだ】 just the other day, quite recently
  • 間 【ま】 time, pause, space, room
  • 間際 【まぎわ】 the point just before, the point of doing, the verge of happening
  • 床の間 【とこのま】 tokonoma (alcove where art or flowers are displayed)
  • 合間 【あいま】 interval, break, pause, spare moment
  • 間 【あいだ】 space (between), gap, interval, distance, time (between), pause, break, span (temporal or spatial), stretch, period (while), relationship (between, among), members (within, among), due to, because of
  • 間中 【あいだじゅう】 during
  • 波間 【なみま】 interval between the waves, gap between waves
  • 幕間 【まくあい】 intermission (between acts), interlude

Readings

Japanese names:
ちか、 は、 はざ、 はし
Chinese:
jian1, jian4
Korean:
gan

Spanish

  • intervalo
  • espacio
  • habitación

Portuguese

  • intervalo
  • espaço

French

  • intervalle
  • espace
58 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese (Florence Sakade)
100 A Guide To Reading and Writing Japanese 3rd edition (Henshall, Seeley and De Groot)
92 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
27 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
4949 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
174 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
96 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1822 Japanese Names (P.G. O’Neill)
2.7 Japanese for Busy People
43 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
43 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
161 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
1841 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
4122 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2094 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
2836 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1634 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
41249 Morohashi
3323 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
6391 New Nelson (John Haig)
1620 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1747 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
31 The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power (Dale Crowley)
215 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
3878 2001 Kanji
8e4.3 The Kanji Dictionary
3-8-4 SKIP code
7760.7 Four corner code
20-54 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
9593 Unicode hex code

6 strokes
Radical:
man, human 人 (亻)
Parts:
Variants:
fell, strike, attack, punish
Kun:
き.るそむ.くう.つ
On:
バツハツボチ
Jōyō kanji, taught in junior high
JLPT level N1
1816 of 2500 most used kanji in newspapers

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 伐木 【バツボク】 felling, logging
  • 間伐 【カンバツ】 periodic thinning (e.g. forest)
  • 乱伐 【ランバツ】 reckless deforestation, overcutting of forests

Kun reading compounds

  • 伐る 【きる】 to cut down (e.g. trees)
  • 伐つ 【うつ】 to strike, to attack, to punish

Readings

Chinese:
fa2, fa1
Korean:
beol

Spanish

  • talar
  • cortar
  • atacar
  • golpear

Portuguese

  • Derrotado
  • bater
  • ataque
  • punir

French

  • abattre
  • frapper
  • attaquer
  • punir
1707 A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters (Kenneth G. Henshall)
1990 A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage
370 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
1535 Essential Kanji (P.G. O’Neill)
1040 Japanese Kanji Flashcards (Max Hodges and Tomoko Okazaki)
1509 Kanji and Kana (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1610 Kanji and Kana, 2nd Edition (Spahn and Hadamitzky)
1422 Kanji in Context (Nishiguchi and Kono)
70 Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
46 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
26 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
27 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
1003 Les Kanjis dans la tete (Yves Maniette)
439 Morohashi
42 New Japanese English Character Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
132 New Nelson (John Haig)
994 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1069 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
1058 Tuttle Kanji Cards (Alexander Kask)
2159 2001 Kanji
2a4.5 The Kanji Dictionary
1-2-4 SKIP code
2325.0 Four corner code
40-18 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
4f10 Unicode hex code