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Kanji Details for 鎌

Strokes count

Strokes: 18

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sickle, scythe, trick
  • レン
  • ケン
  • かま

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • sickle

    sickle-and-chain (weapon)

    spear with curved cross-blades

    gooseneck tenon and mortise joint


    part of a fish around the gills

  • 螳螂, 蟷螂, 鎌切

    praying mantis (esp. the narrow-winged mantis, Tenodera angustipennis)

  • 鎌形

    sickle-shaped; falciform