7 strokes
Kentei exam level 1

drought, dry weather

Kun'yomi
  • dry weather
On'yomi
  • カン

Main Radical

(KanXi)

Reading Commonality

ひでり 92.3%
カン 7.7%

Character Breakdown

drought, dry weather
ひでり カン (Kentei 1)
day, sun, Japan
ひ ニチ にっ (1st, N5)
dry, parch, ebb
ひ.る カン ほ.す (6th, N2)

Contained In

Common Words

welcome (beneficial) rain in a drought
drought damage
drought and floods
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References

Unicode hex code 65F1
JIS X 0208 1-58-61
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2101
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2421
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2396
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 3048
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 2441
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 2518
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 13752
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4c3.1
Four corner code 6040.1