Kana: カン、あま.い、あま.える、あま.やかす、うま.い
Romaji: kan, ama.i, ama.eru, ama.yakasu, uma.i

Name Reading

Kana: かも
Romaji: kamo


sweet, coax, pamper, be content, sugary

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  5
Radical Number:  99
Frequency:  1248
Grade:  8
Skip Pattern:  4-5-2
Korean Reading:  gam
Chinese Reading:  gan1
Unicode:  7518
JIS:  3445


Halpern Index: 3494
Nelson Index: 2988
New Nelson Index: 3710
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 0a5.32
Four Corner Index: 4477.0
Guide to Remembering Index: 1093
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Japanese Names Index: 207
Daikanwanjiten Index: 21643
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Kanji Flashcards Index: 738
Kodansha Compact Index: 1325
Kanji in Context Index: 345
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 2176
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 2930
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1773
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1894
Essential Kanji Index: 1333
Kodansha Kanji Index: 4306
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 1978
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 1052


甘い (あまい)
sweet-tasting; sweet; sugary; sugared; fragrant (smelling); sweet (music); lightly salted; light in salt; not spicy; naive; overly optimistic; soft on; generous; indulgent; easy-going; lenient; half-hearted; not finished properly; insufficient; not satisfactory; inadequate; loose; mild; tempting; enticing; luring
甘味 (あまみ、かんみ、うまみ)
sweetness; sugary taste; sweets; dessert; cake; charm; appeal; taste; flavour; flavor
甘える (あまえる)
to behave like a spoiled child; to behave like a spoilt child; to fawn on; to take advantage of; to presume upon (e.g. another's benevolence); to depend on
甘やかす (あまやかす)
to pamper; to spoil
甘えん坊 (あまえんぼう)
pampered or spoiled child (spoilt)
上手い (うまい)
skillful; skilful; clever; expert; wise; successful; delicious; appetizing; appetising; tasty; fortunate; splendid; promising
甘んじる (あまんじる)
to content oneself with; to be resigned to (one's fate); to be contented (satisfied) with (one's lot)
甘露 (かんろ)
nectar; sweetness
甘党 (あまとう)
(someone with a) sweet tooth; person fond of sweets; person who doesn't like alcohol, preferring sweets
甘口 (あまくち)
sweet flavour; sweet flavor; mildness; flattery; stupidity
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