Components

典 means 'ceremony'

Animation / stroke order not available.
LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
Strokes : 8    Frequency: 898   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-7    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 16 words   Used in 124 words   Used in 694 names   Component in 10 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   テン
On    デン
Name    すけ   つね   の   のり
⿱   melody; curve   () katakana 'ha'; eight  
Explore these components visually on The Kanji Map ⇗
LOG IN to view kanji mastery data
LOG IN to view your flashcards
In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 典 is used 7 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 典 is used 123 times, read 1 way (with 2 variations).
Showing:
テン : 119 words FIND ALL
0
noun
dictionary
(click the word to view an additional 1 reading and 4 forms, examples and links)
テン (read as でん) : 3 words FIND ALL
0
Most common form: こうでん
noun
gift brought to a funeral (usu. money); funeral offering; condolence gift; incense money
(click the word to view an additional 2 forms, examples and links)
のり: 1 word. FIND ALL
noun
rule; law
(click the word for examples and links)
Henshall: 579 (originally: 552)  Joy o' Kanji : 552  Key to Kanji: 776 

Cascading kanji view

テン    ceremony, law code   
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
katakana 'ha'; eight
キョク   melody; curve   まがる to curve, to bend (intr)   まげる to twist (tr)   
Please LOG IN to view this kanji's mnemonic
Problem with this kanji? Question or comment? Please CONTACT US.
Kanshudo is your AI Japanese tutor, and your constant companion on the road to mastery of the Japanese language. To get started learning Japanese, just follow the study recommendations on your Dashboard. You can use Quick search (accessible using the icon at the top of every page) to look up any Japanese word, kanji or grammar point, as well as to find anything on Kanshudo quickly. For an overview, take the tour.
Search results include information from a variety of sources, including Kanshudo (kanji mnemonics, kanji readings, kanji components, vocab and name frequency data, grammar points, examples), JMdict (vocabulary), Tatoeba (examples), Enamdict (names), KanjiVG (kanji animations and stroke order), and Joy o' Kanji (kanji and radical synopses). Translations provided by Google's Neural Machine Translation engine. For more information see credits.
×