Kana: ナン、かた.い、-がた.い、むずか.しい、むづか.しい、むつか.しい、-にく.い
Romaji: nan, kata.i, -gata.i, muzuka.shii, muzuka.shii, mutsuka.shii, -niku.i

Name Readings

Kana: な、なに
Romaji: na, nani


difficult, impossible, trouble, accident, defect

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  18
Radical Number:  172
Frequency:  330
Grade:  6
Skip Pattern:  1-10-8
Korean Reading:  na
Chinese Reading:  nan4
Unicode:  96e3
JIS:  4671


Halpern Index: 1838
Nelson Index: 5038
New Nelson Index: 6515
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 8c10.2
Four Corner Index: 4051.4
Guide to Remembering Index: 949
Gakken Index: 442
Japanese Names Index: 2760
Daikanwanjiten Index: 42128P
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 11.1042
Remembering the kanji Index: 1580
Kanji Way Index: 351
Kanji Flashcards Index: 995
Kodansha Compact Index: 1856
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 960
Kanji in Context Index: 526
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 1196
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 1632
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1594
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1703
Essential Kanji Index: 800
Kodansha Kanji Index: 2310
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 1975
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 853
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 1003


difficulty; trouble; hardship; accident; disaster; danger; fault; defect; criticism
難しい (むずかしい、むつかしい)
difficult; hard; troublesome; complicated; serious (disease, problem, etc.); fussy; particular; fastidious; hard to please; displeased; gloomy; glum; sullen; serious (look); dirty; unclean; filthy; detestable; unpleasant; uncomfortable; creepy; spooky
非難 (ひなん)
criticism; blame; censure; attack; reproach
難民 (なんみん)
難い (かたい)
difficult; hard
困難 (こんなん)
difficulty; distress
避難 (ひなん)
taking refuge; finding shelter; evacuation; escape
難易 (なんい)
difficulty; relative difficulty
遭難 (そうなん)
disaster; shipwreck; accident; being stranded
救難 (きゅうなん)
rescue; salvage
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