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勘 means 'intuition'

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Strokes : 11    Frequency: 1091   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-12    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 45 words   Used in 84 words   Used in 229 names   Component in 2 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
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   カン
Name    か   さとる
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Discover how 勘 bridges the brain’s hemispheres! This kanji represents both the sixth sense (which guides perceptions and hunches) and the ability to consider ideas and estimate profit. Learn to say, “Check, please,” “Put it on one bill,” and “Let’s split the bill,” as well as “I would do anything but that,” “Give me a break,” and “That smartphone looks nice, but he can’t afford it.”
⿰   excessive   effort  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 勘 is used 3 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 勘 is used 77 times, read 1 way.
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misunderstanding; wrong guess
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カン    intuition   
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ジン   はなはだしい excessive, severe   はなは immensely, greatly   
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カン   あま sweet, indulgent   あまえる to behave like a spoiled child   あまやかす to pamper   
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廿
twenty; 20   にじゅう twenty   
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ジュウ   ジッ   と    とお ten   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
stick   
ヒツ   ひき counter for animals   
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legs
side open box
リョク   リキ   ちから effort; power   
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