簡單

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See also: 简单

Chinese[edit]

simple
 
bill; list; form; single; only; sole; (surname); chieftain
trad. (簡單)
simp. (简单)

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Japanese 簡單 (かんたん) (kantan).

Pronunciation[edit]


Adjective[edit]

簡單

  1. simple; easy
    簡單 / 简单  ―  Zhè dào tí tài jiǎndān le.  ―  This question is so easy.
  2. commonplace; ordinary
  3. sloppy; careless; skimpy; negligent
  4. casual; oversimplified

Synonyms[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

Sino-Xenic (簡單):

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かん
Grade: 6
たん
Jinmeiyō
on'yomi

Adjectival noun[edit]

簡單 (kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji 簡単, -na inflection, hiragana かんたん, rōmaji kantan)

  1. Kyūjitai spelling of 簡単: easy; simple, uncomplicated

Inflection[edit]

Noun[edit]

簡單 (kyūjitai kanji, shinjitai kanji 簡単, hiragana かんたん, rōmaji kantan)

  1. Kyūjitai spelling of 簡単: ease; simplicity