Definition of 奸

  • wickedness
  • mischief
  • rudeness

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カン
  • おか

Popular Words With This Kanji

奸, 姦, かん

cunning and wickedness, cunning, wicked person

奸臣, 姦臣, かんしん

disloyal retainer, treacherous subject

奸計, 姦計, かんけい

trick, evil design, sharp practice, sharp practise

佞姦, 佞奸, ねいかん

treacherous, wicked, perverse

姦物, 奸物, かんぶつ

cunning man, crook

君側の奸, くんそくのかん

someone who curries favor with their master while secretly plotting against him

姦悪, 奸悪, かんあく

wickedness, wicked person

奸賊, 姦賊, かんぞく

villain

奸策, 姦策, かんさく

shrewd (dirty) trick, sinister scheme (design), sly art

斬奸状, ざんかんじょう

letter explaining the reasons for cutting down an alleged villain, assassin's written vindication of his killing


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