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DefinitionsEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of かん – see the following entries.
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[noun]interval
[suffix]suffixes some expressions of time to tell duration rather than time or date
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[noun]feeling; sense
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[noun]man
[proper noun]the name of China during the Han dynasty (206 BCE – 220 CE)
[proper noun]name of various Chinese dynasties
  1. the 西漢 (Saikan, Western Han) or 前漢 (Zenkan, Former Han) (206 BCE – 9 CE)
  2. the 東漢 (Tōkan, Eastern Han) or 後漢 (Gokan, Later Han) (25–220 CE)
  3. the 蜀漢 (Shokkan, Shu Han) (221-263)
  4. the 成漢 (Seikan, Cheng Han) (304–347)
  5. the 南漢 (Nankan, Southern Han) (917–971)
  6. the 後漢 (Kōkan, Later Han) (947–951)
  7. the 北漢 (Hokukan, Northern Han) (951–979)
[proper noun]the Han Chinese people
[proper noun]the Han River, a tributary of the Yangtze
[proper noun](by extension from the "river" sense) the Milky Way
[proper noun]alternative name for 漢中 (Kanchū, Hanzhong)
[proper noun]a surname
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[noun]a large building
[noun]a mansion, a villa, an estate
[noun]a movie theatre
[suffix]a hall, a building, a section of a building, a house
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[noun]pipe
[noun]a wind instrument
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[suffix]look, appearance
[suffix]sight
[suffix](Buddhism) observation meditation
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[noun]publication; publishing
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[affix]shield
[affix]interfere, invade
[affix]dry
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[counter]volume of a book
[counter]reel of a film
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[adjective]brief; simple
[noun]brevity; simplicity
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[noun]treble range
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[noun]Synonym of ハン (han): khan
[affix]sweat
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[noun]a can, a tin
[counter]counter for canned goods
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[noun]headpiece, crown
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[noun]intuition
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[counter]pieces of sushi
[noun]an obsolete unit of measure of weight corresponding to 3.75 kilograms
[noun]an obsolete unit of currency
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[noun]coffin
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[noun]leniency, gentleness
[adjective]lenient, gentle
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[adjective]slow; sluggish
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[noun]ring
[noun](algebra) ring
[prefix]circum-
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[noun]warship
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[noun]an example, exemplar, model, pattern
[affix]example, exemplar
[affix]model, pattern
[affix]inspect, examine
[affix]evaluate
[proper noun]a surname
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[counter]counter for poles
[affix]a pole; a bamboo pole
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[adjective]wicked
[noun]evil, wickedness
[noun]wicked person
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[adjective]wicked
[noun]wickedness, wicked person
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(This term, かん, is the hiragana spelling of several Sino-Japanese terms.)
For a list of all kanji with on'yomi かん, not just those used in Sino-Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji with on reading かん.

Adjectival nounEdit

かん (-tari inflection, rōmaji kan)

  1. : crown; champion

CounterEdit

かん (rōmaji -kan)

  1. 竿: counter for poles
  2. , , : counter for canned goods

NounEdit

かん (rōmaji kan)

  1. : the start; a high place; the top; one with a high rank
  2. 長官: director in Ritsuryō
  3. : god; spirit
  4. : shield
  5. : shortage
  6. : publication
  7. : treble range
  8. , , : wickedness, wicked person
  9. : khan
  10. : pit, hole; one of the eight trigrams
  11. : end, over
  12. : liver
  13. : government
  14. : cap
  15. : volume (of book)
  16. : infantile neurosis where there is nocturnal crying as well as convulsions; temper, nerves
  17. : perception, intuition
  18. : affliction
  19. : a kind of unit of weight; a kind of unit of currency
  20. : winter, cold season
  21. : coffin, casket
  22. , : funds
  23. : culm
  24. : interval
  25. : free time
  26. : leniency, gentleness
  27. : feeling, sensation
  28. : shin, shinbone
  29. : pipe
  30. : barrier, gate
  31. : joy, delight, pleasure
  32. : 1036
  33. : seal
  34. : warming up sake; warmed sake
  35. : admonition
  36. : large building
  37. : ring; (algebra) ring
  38. : temper, nerves; epilepsy
  39. : brevity, simplicity
  40. : look, appearance
  41. : broth of fish and vegetables
  42. : warship
  43. , : ring, link
  44. : a kind of ancient Chinese bronzeware
  45. : Han
  46. : Han
  47. , , : can
  48. : (mahjong) quad

PrefixEdit

かん (rōmaji kan-)

  1. : circum-

SuffixEdit

かん (rōmaji -kan)

  1. : between, during, adds a sense of duration to words
  2. : view of
  3. : man

MiyakoEdit

NounEdit

かん (romaji kan)

  1. : crab