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Kanji Details for 兼

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Strokes: 10



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concurrently, and
  • ケン
  • か.ねる
  • -か.ねる

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 兼ねる

    to be unable to (usu. kana); to find difficult (unpleasant, awkward, painful) to do (usu. kana)

    to serve two or more functions or roles simultaneously; to contain (or combine) two or more features

    to work in two or more jobs simultaneously (positions, etc.); to do alongside

    to hesitate to do something (out of consideration for others)

    to think of the future (as well as the present)

  • and; in addition; concurrently

  • 兼務

    holding two posts concurrently