Kana: ケン、のき
Romaji: ken, noki


flats, counter for houses, eaves

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Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  10
Radical Number:  159
Frequency:  1416
Grade:  8
Skip Pattern:  1-7-3
Korean Reading:  heon
Chinese Reading:  xuan1
Unicode:  8ed2
JIS:  382E


Halpern Index: 1459
Nelson Index: 4611
New Nelson Index: 5944
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 7c3.1
Four Corner Index: 5104.0
Guide to Remembering Index: 1215
Gakken Index: 1260
Daikanwanjiten Index: 38187
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 10.0998
Remembering the kanji Index: 1652
Kanji Flashcards Index: 939
Kodansha Compact Index: 1772
Kanji in Context Index: 508
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 980
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 1328
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1667
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1781
Essential Kanji Index: 953
Kodansha Kanji Index: 1851
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 1555
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 1393


eaves; narrow aisle surrounding the core of a temple building
軒並み (のきなみ)
row of houses; every door; totally; altogether; across the board
意気軒昂 (いきけんこう)
in high spirits; elated
軒樋 (のきどい)
rain gutter; roof gutter; eaves gutter
軒灯 (けんとう)
lamp or electric light at the eaves of a house; door light
counter for buildings (esp. houses); suffix for a pen name, stage name, etc.
一軒家 (いっけんや)
house; detached house; single house; isolated house; house in isolated location; building resembling a house, occupied by a single business (e.g. restaurant)
軒忍 (のきしのぶ、ノキシノブ)
Lepisorus thunbergiana (species of fern)
軒別 (けんべつ)
house to house
軒輊 (けんち)
high and low; disparity
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