5 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 1st grade
JLPT exam level N4

rice field, rice paddy

  • rice field
  • デン
  • いなか
  • おか
  • たん
  • とう

Main Radical


Reading Commonality

デン 1.6%
たん 0.1%

Character Breakdown

rice field, rice paddy
た デン たん (1st, N4)

Common Words

rice field
green paddy
Akita (city, prefecture)
pompadour-like hair style, popular for unmarried women in the Edo period
rice planting
fields (of rice and other crops)
marshy rice field or paddy
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Unicode hex code 7530
JIS X 0208 1-37-36
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2994
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Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 5f0.1
Four corner code 6040.0
De Roo Code 3676