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Kanji Information Sheet for 鎮 ( PDF version )
ancient peace-preservation centers
Bushu (Radical) Info: 金 (かね) – metal
Levels: JLPT N1 | JLPT 1 (old) | Grade 8
Frequency: #1617 of the 2500 most used kanji in newspapers
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Other Popular Words Not Classified by JLPT
- 重鎮 [じゅうちん]
(n) leader; authority; mainstay [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 鎮まる [しずまる]
(v5r) to quieten down; to calm down; to subside; to die down; to abate; to be suppressed [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 鎮める [しずめる]
(v1,vt) to appease; to suppress; to calm [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 鎮圧 [ちんあつ]
(n,vs) suppression; subjugation [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 鎮魂 [ちんこん]
(n) repose of souls [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 鎮守 [ちんじゅ]
(n) local Shinto deity; tutelary god [K] [D] [Jisho]
- 鎮痛剤 [ちんつうざい]
(n) painkiller; sedative; tranquilizer [K] [D] [Jisho]