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English: harden set clot curdle On-Yomi: コ Kun-Yomi: かた.める かた.まる かた.まり かた.い
Bushu (Radical) Info: 囗 (くにがまえ) – box
Henshall Mnemonic: solid old enclosure
Levels: JLPT N2 | JLPT 2 (old) | Grade 4 Frequency: #750 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers Common Words and/or Phrases Using this Kanji: Click any individual kanji to view a similar information sheet for it. Click [K] to look up the word's individual character(s) at WWWJDIC. Click [D] to look up the word at WWWJDIC (definition is the same but other useful features exist).
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JLPT N4 Words 固い [かたい] (adj) stubborn; firm (not viscous or easily moved); certain; solemn [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] JLPT N2 Words 固まる [かたまる] (v5r,vi) to harden; to solidify; to become firm; to become certain [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] JLPT N1 Words 固 体 [こたい] (n) solid (body) [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 固 定 [こてい] (n,vs) fixation; fixing (e.g. salary, capital) [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 固 有 [こゆう] (adj-na,n,pref) characteristic; tradition; peculiar; inherent; eigen- [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 頑 固 [がんこ] (adj-na,n) stubbornness; obstinacy [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 固める [かためる] (v1,vt) to harden; to freeze; to fortify [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT 固 執 [こしつ] (n) adherence (negative nuance); persistence; insistence; stubbornness [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 固 定 資 産 [こていしさん] fixed assets [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 固 定 費 [こていひ] (n) fixed cost [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 禁 固 [きんこ] (n) imprisonment [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 強 固 [きょうこ] (adj-na,n) firmness; stability; security; strength [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 堅 固 [けんご] (adj-na,n) solid; strong; firm [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 断 固 [だんこ] (adj-na,adv,n) firm; determined; resolute [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 断 固たる [だんこたる] (adj-t) firm; conclusive; determined [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 確 固 [かっこ] (adj-na,adj-no,n) firm [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 確 固たる [かっこたる] (adj-t) firm [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 凝 固 [ぎょうこ] (n) coagulation; freezing; solidification [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 固さ [かたさ] (n) firmness; hardness; stiffness; honesty [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 固め [かため] (adj-na,n) hardening; defense; fortifying; pledge [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 固 苦しい [かたくるしい] (adj) formal; strict; ceremonious; stiff [ K] [ D] [ Jisho] 固 形 [こけい] (n) solid (body) [ K] [ D] [ Jisho]