12 strokes
Kentei exam level 1

go into, plunge, inlay

  • to insert, to put in (such that there is a snug fit), to button
  • to fit, to get into, to go into
  • あな
  • カン

Main Radical


Character Breakdown

go into, plunge, inlay
カン は.める あな (Kentei 1)
やま サン さ (1st, N5)
sweet, coax, pamper
あま.い カン うま.い (7th, N2)
ジュウ ニュウ にじゅう (Kentei Pre-1)
one, one radical (no.1)
イチ いっ ひと- (1st, N5)
lack, gap, fail
か.ける ケツ ケン (4th, N3)
knife, wrapping enclosure(勹) variant
ニン ひと ジン (1st, N5)


Unicode hex code 5D4C
JIS X 0208 1-54-40
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 1432
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 1497
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2313
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 2897
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 2229
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 2337
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 8279
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 3o9.2
Four corner code 2278.2