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Pronunciation
Mandarin kàn, kān
Cantonese (Jyutping)hon1, hon3
Japanese Kunmiru
Japanese Onkan
Korean (Hangul)
Korean (Yale)kan
Vietnamesetrầu, khan
Meaning
Definition look, see; examine, scrutinize
Character Rank
Traditional37
Simplified82
常用字表76
Hong Kong Grade Level1
Common Words With This Character  
看见kànjiànto see; to catch sight of
看病kànbìngto visit a doctor; to see a patient
好看hǎokàngood-looking; nice-looking; good (of a movie, book, TV show etc); embarrassed; humiliated
看法kànfǎway of looking at a thing; view; opinion
看到kàndàosee (that); note
难看nánkànugly; unsightly
Related Characters
Same Structure & Phonetic Component(Sign-in required)
Computer Encoding
Unicode U+770B
Big 5ACDD
GB2312BFB4
Input Method Codes
Cangjiehqbu
Four Corner2060.4
WuBirhf
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