Last modified on 10 June 2014, at 03:12

漢字

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NounEdit

漢字

  1. Chinese character, Han character, hanzi, kanji (Japanese), hanja (Korean), Hán tự/Han tu (Vietnamese)

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Sino-Xenic (漢字):

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JapaneseEdit

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Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: 3

Grade: 1
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

From Sinitic 漢字.

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

漢字 (hiragana かんじ, romaji kanji)

  1. kanji
    Literally meaning "Chinese characters", kanji are ideographic or logographic characters used in Japan, mostly borrowed directly from Chinese. Kanji include some characters created in Japan from originally Chinese elements, and other characters that were modified over time into distinctly Japanese forms. Contrast with 仮名 (kana), uniquely Japanese phonetic characters derived from cursive forms of kanji characters.

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KoreanEdit

Hanja in this word

NounEdit

漢字 (hanja) (hangeul 한자)

  1. Hanja form? of 한자, “Chinese character, hanja”.

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VietnameseEdit

Hán tự in this word

NounEdit

漢字

  1. Hán tự form of Hán tự, "Chinese character"