Components

嫌 means 'disagreeable'

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Strokes : 13    Frequency: 743   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-5    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 45 words   Used in 107 words   Used in 1 name   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ケン   ゲン
Kun
   いや disagreeable   きら to dislike
Kun    きら
⿰   woman; female   double  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 嫌 is used 7 times, read 4 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 嫌 is used 105 times, read 4 ways (with 1 variation).
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ゲン : 29 words FIND ALL
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Most common form: 気嫌
noun
1. humour; humor; temper; mood; spirits
2. safety; health; well-being; one's situation
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ケン : 26 words FIND ALL
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noun
suspicion
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いや : 18 words FIND ALL
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Most common form: いや
disagreeable; detestable; unpleasant; reluctant
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きら (read as ぎら) : 18 words FIND ALL
noun (suffix)
dislike; hatred; fear  (see also: 犬嫌い)
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きら : 14 words FIND ALL
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1. dislike; hate  (opposite: 好き)
noun
2. suspicion; tendency; smack (of)  (see also: 嫌いが在る; often written with kana only)
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Henshall: 1218  Joy o' Kanji : 1218  Key to Kanji:

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ケン   ゲン   いや disagreeable   きら to dislike   
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ケン   double   かねる to be unable to; to double up as   
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grain
ジョ   ニョ   ニョウ   woman; female   おんな woman   め woman   
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