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Stroke Count
12 Strokes
Radical
門 + 4 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. interval, space
Readings
Kun'yomi: あいだ、ま、あい。
On'yomi: ケン。(Go-on Reading)
カン。(Kan-on Reading)

Japanese Meaning for 間

Dictionary Entries for 間

aida
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. space (between); gap; interval; distance
  2. time (between); pause; break
  3. span (temporal or spatial); stretch; period (while)
  4. relationship (between, among)
  5. members (within, among)
  6. due to; because of
ma
noun
  1. space; room; time; pause
kan
noun, suffix
  1. interval; period of time
  2. among; between; inter-
ken
noun
  1. 1.818 m (6 jou)
  2. counter used to number the gaps between pillars

Stroke Order Diagrams for 間

Construction of Character for 間

Radicals and parts present in 間
Radical gate, counter for cannons Kanji Details »
Part day, sun, Japan, counter for days Kanji Details »
Kanji variants for 間
Traditional Chinese Character, Old Character Form
Simplified Chinese Character
Origin and construction of 間
  1. 会意。「」と「」。門の間から月の光が差し込んで「間」という意味を表したもの。

Kanji related to 間

  • 西

  • 便

    湿

Meanings in Other Languages for 間

French
  1. intervalle, espace
Portuguese
  1. intervalo, espaço
Spanish
  1. intervalo, espacio, habitación

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