Learn JLPT N5 Kanji

Meaning of 間

interval, space


カン、 ケン
kan, ken


あいだ、 ま、 あい
aida, ma, ai

Learn Japanese kanji: 【 カン、 ケン / なに、 あいだ、 ま、 あい 】

Meaning: interval, space.

33 of 2,500 most used kanji in newspapers.

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How to write 間 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 12

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese kana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

jikan ga arimasu ka?
Do you have time?
Example #2

asa no densha ni ma ni aimasen deshita.
I didn't make it in time for the morning train.
Example #3

sore wa machigatteimasu yo.
You're wrong about that.
Example #4

kono shigoto sugoi tema kakarimasu.
This job takes a lot of time/effort to do.

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