Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 12 strokes
Taught in Junior high

Search words that:
- start with 敢
- end with 敢
- contain 敢
daring, brave, bold, sad, tragic, pitiful
KUN:
  • あ.えて
    a.ete
  • あ.えない
    a.enai
  • あ.えず
    a.ezu
ON:
  • カン
    kan
Written with 12 strokes
Taught in Junior high
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 23 results)

na-adjective
brave, heroic, gallant

adverb
1.
first of all, at once, right away(usually kana)
2.
for now, for the time being(usually kana)
All readings:
とりあえず《取りあえず》
とりあえず《取り敢えず》
とりあえず《取敢えず》

adverb
1.
purposely (of something needless, unexpected or seemingly counterproductive, etc.), daringly (doing something), deliberately, intentionally(usually kana)
2.
not necessarily, not particularly, not especially(usually kana)(used with neg. verb)
3.
definitely not(usually kana, archaism)(used with neg. verb)
Other readings:
あえて《敢て》[1]
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage

adjective
1.
fleeting, transient, short-lived, momentary, ephemeral, fickle, vain(usually kana)
2.
empty (dream, etc.), mere (hope), faint (possibility)(usually kana)
All readings:
はかない《儚い》
はかない《果敢ない》
はかない《果敢無い》
はかない《果無い》
はかない《果ない》
はかない《果敢い》[1]
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage

na-adjective, noun
resolute, determined, bold

noun, auxillary suru verb
fighting bravely

noun, auxillary suru verb
decisive action, going through with, daring to do, carrying out

to-adverb, taru-adjective
boldly, bravely, resolutely, determinedly

adjective
tragic(usually kana)
Other readings:
あえない《敢えない》
あえない《敢ない》[1]
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage

adverb
sadly, tragically(usually kana)
Other readings:
あえなく《敢えなく》
あえなく《敢無く》[1]
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 105 results)

She didn't dare to say anything at that time

Dare you ask me another question

かれ
わた
私の
けいかく
計画
はんたい
反対
He dared not say no to my plan

へい
兵士
ゆうかん
勇敢に
The soldier acted bravely

きみ
君の
ていあん
提案
はんたい
反対
I don't mean to object to your proposal

かれ
彼ら
ゆうかん
勇敢
たた
戦った
はいぼく
敗北
Bravely though they fought, they were defeated

I dared to support his opinion

わた
かのじょ
彼女
ちゅうこ
忠告
I ran a risk of advising her

She was brave and cheerful, and always made little of her troubles

I could not but admire his courage

おと
ゆうかん
勇敢に
たた
戦った
こうさん
降参
The man fought bravely but finally gave in

かれ
じつ
実に
ゆうかん
勇敢な
ひと
He is a most brave man

けいかん
警官
おお
大きな
けん
危険
ちょくめ
直面
ゆうかん
勇敢
The policemen were very brave in the face of great danger

He was a brave warrior who had spent most of his life fighting his enemies

かれ
彼の
ゆうかん
勇敢な
たた
戦い
ものがた
物語
われわれ
我々
ふか
深く
かんどう
感動
The story of his brave struggle affected us deeply

It is believed that he was a brave soldier

ゆうかん
勇敢な
せんちょ
船長
ぶん
自分
ふね
すく
救った
The brave captain saved his ship

かのじょ
彼女
けん
試験
けっ
結果
She dared to ask for the results of the exams

かれ
ひとりで
ゆうかん
勇敢
He is brave enough to go there by himself

へい
兵士
ゆうかん
勇敢に
たた
戦った
けっきょ
結局
こうふく
降伏
The soldiers fought valiantly, but finally they had to give in