Learn JLPT N4 Kanji

Meaning of 館

building, mansion, large building, palace

Onyomi

カン
kan

Kunyomi

やかた
yakata

Learn Japanese kanji: 【 カン / やかた 】

Meaning: building, mansion, large building, palace.

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How to write 館 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 16

- Example Sentences

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

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Example #1

このとしょかんはすいようびはやすみです。
kono toshokan wa suiyoubi wa yasumi desu.
This library is closed on Wednesdays.
Example #2

わたしはきょうはしゅくだいをしにとしょかんにいきました。
watashi wa kyou wa shukudai wo shini toshokan ni ikimashita.
I went to the library today to do my homework.
Example #3

このえいがかんはやすくないです。
sono eigakan wa yasukunai desu.
This movie theater isn't cheap.
Example #4

いもうとはロンドンのアメリカたいしかんではたらいています。
imouto wa rondon no amerika taishikan de hataraiteimasu.
My sister works at the United States Embassy in London.
Example #5

ほとんどのびじゅつかんはねんまつのためへいかんしていました。
hotondo no bijutsukan wa nenmatsu no tame heikan shiteimashita.
Almost all museums are closed for the end of the year.
Example #6

わたしはりょかんにとまったことがない。
watashi wa ryokan ni tomatta koto ga nai.
I've never stayed at a traditional Japanese inn.
Example #7

わたしがしょうがくせいのころ、そのはくぶつかんに5かいいじょういったことがある。
watashi ga shougakusei no koro, sono hakubutsukan ni 5 kai ijou itta koto ga aru.
I have been to that museum more than five times when I was an elementary student.

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