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Pronunciation
Mandarin
Cantonese (Jyutping)hak1, ho2
Japanese Kunyoi, beshi, bakari
Japanese Onka, koku
Korean (Hangul)
Korean (Yale)ka, kuk
Vietnamesekhả
Meaning
Definition may, can, -able; possibly
Character Rank
Traditional16
Simplified37
常用字表30
Hong Kong Grade Level1
Common Words With This Character  
可以kěyǐcan; may; possible; able to; not bad; pretty good
可能kěnéngmight (happen); can (happen); possible; probable; possibility; probability; maybe; perhaps
可是kěshìbut; however; (used for emphasis) indeed
可靠kěkàoreliable
可怕kěpàawful; dreadful; fearful; formidable; frightful; scary; hideous; horrible; terrible; terribly
可怜kěliánpitiful; pathetic; to have pity on
Related Characters
Same Structure & Phonetic Component(Sign-in required)
Computer Encoding
Unicode U+53EF
Big 5A569
GB2312BFC9
Input Method Codes
Cangjiemnr
Four Corner1062.0
WuBi 86skd
WuBi 98skd
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Chinese characters or pinyin syllables