Kana: テン、ころ.がる、ころ.げる、ころ.がす、ころ.ぶ、まろ.ぶ、うたた、うつ.る、くる.めく
Romaji: ten, koro.garu, koro.geru, koro.gasu, koro.bu, maro.bu, utata,, kuru.meku


revolve, turn around, change

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Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  11
Radical Number:  159
Frequency:  327
Grade:  3
Skip Pattern:  1-7-4
Korean Reading:  jeon
Chinese Reading:  zhuan4
Unicode:  8ee2
JIS:  453E


Halpern Index: 1480
Nelson Index: 4615
New Nelson Index: 5948
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 7c4.3
Four Corner Index: 5103.1
Guide to Remembering Index: 354
Gakken Index: 339
Japanese Names Index: 1656
Daikanwanjiten Index: 38234P
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 10.1005
Remembering the kanji Index: 420
Busy People Index: 3.16
Kanji Flashcards Index: 257
Kodansha Compact Index: 1773
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 375
Kanji in Context Index: 65
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 995
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 1346
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 427
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 449
Essential Kanji Index: 515
Kodansha Kanji Index: 1872
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 1571
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 479
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 383


altering pronunciation or meaning; word with altered pronunciation or meaning; turning or twisting part of a text (in Chinese poetry)
運転 (うんてん)
operation (of a machine, etc.); operating; running; run; driving; working (capital, etc.)
回転 (かいてん)
rotation (usu. around something); revolution; turning
転換 (てんかん)
conversion; diversion; changeover; commutation; switchover
転じる (てんじる)
to turn; to shift; to alter; to distract
turning around (once); suddenly; abruptly; completely (wrapped in something); quickly (unwrapping something); beautiful, round (eyes); flail (for threshing grain)
移転 (いてん)
moving; relocation; transfer; demise
自転車 (じてんしゃ、じでんしゃ)
逆転 (ぎゃくてん)
(sudden) change; reversal; turn-around; coming from behind (baseball)
転向 (てんこう)
conversion; shift; about-face; switch
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