Definition of 単

  • simple
  • one
  • single
  • merely

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • タン
  • ひとえ

Popular Words With This Kanji

簡単, 簡短, かんたん

simple, easy, brief, uncomplicated

単位, たんい

unit, denomination, credit (in school)

単独, たんどく

sole, independence, single, solo (flight)

単純, たんじゅん

simplicity, simple, uncomplicated

足袋, 単皮, たび

tabi, Japanese socks (with split toe)

単なる, たんなる

mere, simple, sheer

単に, たんに

simply, merely, only, solely

一重, 単, ひとえ

one layer, single, onefold

単身, たんしん

alone, unaided, away from home

単一, たんいつ

single, simple, sole, individual, unitary


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