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Kanji Information Sheet for 簡 ( PDF version )
No Kun-yomi readings found for this kanji
Bushu (Radical) Info: 竹 (たけ) – bamboo
Henshall Mnemonic: space left on brief and simple bamboo letter
Levels: JLPT N2 | JLPT 2 (old) | Grade 6
Frequency: #983 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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JLPT N4 Words
JLPT N1 Words
- 簡易 [かんい]
(adj-na,n) simplicity; easiness; quasi- [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 簡潔 [かんけつ]
(adj-na,n) brevity; conciseness; simplicity [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 簡素 [かんそ]
(adj-na,n) simplicity; plain [K] [D] [Jisho]
Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 簡易保険 [かんいほけん]
postal life insurance [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 簡裁 [かんさい]
(n) summary court; court of summary offences [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 簡略 [かんりゃく]
(adj-na,n) simple; simplicity [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 書簡 [しょかん]
(n) letter; note; epistle [K] [D] [Jisho]