Definition of 干

  • dry
  • parch

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カン
  • し-
  • -ぼ

Popular Words With This Kanji

干渉, かんしょう

interference, intervention

若干, 幾許, じゃっかん, そこばく, そくばく, そこば

some, few, a number of, a little (bit), somewhat, to a certain extent, many, a lot

干す, 乾す, ほす

to air, to dry, to desiccate, to drain (off), to drink up, to deprive of a role, job, etc. (usu. in the passive)

干潟, ひがた

tidal flat, tideland

干ばつ, 旱魃, 干魃, かんばつ

drought, long spell (period) of dry weather

干ばつ, 旱魃, 干魃, かんばつ

drought, long spell (period) of dry weather

干し, 乾し, 干, 乾, ほし

drying, dried

干し, 乾し, 干, 乾, ほし

drying, dried

干支, かんし, えと

sexagenary cycle, Chinese astrology

梅干し, 梅干, うめぼし

dried plum


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