かん

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Japanese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Any of various terms derived from Chinese.

For pronunciation and definitions of かん – see the following entries.
2
[affix] space; interval; among; between
[affix] extent; scope
[affix] hidden; invisible
[affix] Alternative spelling of (kan, free time)
[noun] interval
[suffix] suffixes some expressions of time to tell duration rather than time or date
3
[affix] cold; chilly
[affix] lonely; deserted
[affix] poor; poverty-stricken
[affix] midwinter; cold season
[noun] midwinter; cold season
3
[noun] feeling; sense
3
[noun] man
[proper noun] the name of China during the Han dynasty (206 BCE – 220 CE)
[proper noun] name of various Chinese dynasties
[proper noun] the 西漢 (Saikan, Western Han) or 前漢 (Zenkan, Former Han) (206 BCE – 9 CE)
[proper noun] the 東漢 (Tōkan, Eastern Han) or 後漢 (Gokan, Later Han) (25–220 CE)
[proper noun] the 蜀漢 (Shokkan, Shu Han) (221-263)
[proper noun] the 成漢 (Seikan, Cheng Han) (304–347)
[proper noun] the 南漢 (Nankan, Southern Han) (917–971)
[proper noun] the 後漢 (Kōkan, Later Han) (947–951)
[proper noun] 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
3
[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
4
[affix] complete, perfect, infallible, faultless
[affix] to complete, to finish
[noun] The End; Finis (used at the end of a novel, movie, etc.)
[suffix] completion; conclusion; end
[suffix] fully provided
4
[affix] government office
[affix] government official
[affix] official rank; official position
[affix] public; state-owned (use, facility, etc.)
[affix] sense organ
[noun] government office; authority
[noun] government official
[noun] official rank; official position
[noun] (obsolete) the state; government
[noun] (obsolete) short for 太政官(だいじょうかん) (daijōkan).
4
[noun] pipe
[noun] a wind instrument
4
[affix] barrier, gate
[affix] to concern; to relate to; connection
[noun] barrier, gate
4
[noun] look, appearance
[noun] sight
[noun] (Buddhism) observation meditation
[suffix] outlook on …; view of …
5
[noun] publication; publishing
5
[affix] tree trunk; stem
[affix] main part; core
[affix] talent; capability
5
[affix] used to; accustomed; custom; habit
6
[affix] shield
[affix] interfere, invade
[affix] dry
6
[noun] scroll
[noun] book
[affix] reel of books
[affix] book; scroll
[affix] volume; chapter
[counter] volume of a book
[counter] reel of a film
6
[affix] to watch over; to watch attentively
6
[adjective] brief; simple
[noun] brevity; simplicity
S
[affix] delicious
[affix] sweet-tasting; sweet
[affix] pleasant; pleased; content
S
[noun] treble range
S
[affix] sweat
[noun] Synonym of ハン (han): khan
S
[noun] a can, a tin
[counter] counter for canned goods
S
[affix] liver
[affix] (figuratively) essential thing; important thing
[affix] (figuratively) courage; spirit
[noun] liver
[noun] (obsolete, figuratively) heart; spirit
S
[noun] headpiece, crown
[adjectival noun] crown; champion
S
[affix] collapse, cave in, fall (i.e. castle)
[affix] surrender
[affix] fall into, slide into
S
[affix] dry
S
[noun] perception; intuition; the sixth sense
[affix] consideration
[affix] disinheritance
S
[affix] worry; suffer
[affix] afflicted
[noun] trouble; worries; pain
[noun] illness; sickness
S
[counter] pieces of sushi
[noun] an obsolete unit of measure of weight corresponding to 3.75 kilograms
[noun] an obsolete unit of currency
S
[affix] to shout; to cry
[affix] to call; to summon
S
[affix] to bear; to endure
[affix] capable
S
[affix] to exchange
S
[affix] daring; brave; bold
S
[noun] coffin; casket
S
[noun] intimacy; friendship
[noun] section of an article in a law, code, etc.
[affix] intimacy; friendship
[affix] signature; sign and seal
[affix] articles or clauses of an agreement, document of proof, etc.
[affix] expense; money; funds
S
[affix] tranquil; calm; quiet
[affix] free time; leisure
[affix] unimportant; useless
[noun] free time; leisure
S
[affix] persuade; recommend; advise; encourage
S
[noun] leniency, gentleness
[adjective] lenient, gentle
S
[affix] joy, delight, pleasure
[noun] (literary) joy, delight, pleasure
S
[affix] to supervise; to inspect; to watch
[affix] jail; jailhouse
S
[adjective] slow; sluggish
S
[affix] remorse; regret
S
[affix] to return
S
[noun] ring
[noun] (algebra) ring
[prefix] circum-
S
[proper noun] Korea (now especially South Korea)
[proper noun] (historical) Han (ancient Chinese county, viscounty, and kingdom of the Zhou dynasty)
[proper noun] (historical) Short for 三韓 (Sankan, Samhan).
S
[noun] warship
S
[noun] a kind of ancient Chinese bronzeware
[noun] an example, exemplar, model, pattern
[affix] example, exemplar
[affix] model, pattern
[affix] inspect, examine
[affix] evaluate
Alternative spelling
J
[affix] citrus fruit
竿J
[counter] counter for poles
[affix] a pole; a bamboo pole
H
[noun] pit; hole; pitfall
[noun] one of the eight trigrams:
H
[adjective] wicked
[noun] evil, wickedness
[noun] wicked person
H
[affix] drought; dry weather
H
[adjective] wicked
[noun] wickedness, wicked person
H
[affix] ferocious; fierce
H
[noun] (botany) culm
H
[number] undecillion, a number of 1036 in modern Japanese since 17th century.
H
[noun] shin, shinbone
H
[affix] shut; close; seal
[noun] seam; seal (of an envelope)
[noun] writing on the seal of an envelope
H
[noun] admonition
[affix] admonish
[affix] dissuade
(This term, かん, is an alternative spelling of the above Sino-Japanese terms.
For a list of all kanji read as かん, not just those used in Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji read as かん.)

(The following entries are uncreated: , , , , , , , , , , , , , .)

Etymology 2[edit]

Any of various native Japanese terms.

For pronunciation and definitions of かん – see the following entries.
1
[noun] (obsolete) Same as かみ (kami) above
[proper noun] a place name
S
[noun] treble range
(This term, かん, is an alternative spelling of the above terms.
For a list of all kanji read as かん, not just those used in Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji read as かん.)

(The following entries are uncreated: 長官, , .)


Miyako[edit]

Noun[edit]

かん (romaji kan)

  1. : crab