Definition of Kanji

1. Proper noun. (alternative spelling of kanji) ¹



2. Noun. Chinese characters as used for the Japanese language. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Kanji

1. a system of Japanese writing [n -S]

Kanji Pictures

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kanji

kangaroo word
kangaroo words
kangaroolike
kangaroos
kangas
kangha
kanghas
kangri
kangri burn carcinoma
kangri cancer
kangris
kangs
kanickanick
kanickanicks
kaniwa
kanji (current term)
kanjin-sumo
kanjis
kankite
kannakin
kanny
kanoite
kanonaite
kanone
kanonerovite
kanones
kanoodle
kanoodled
kanoodles
kanoodling

Literary usage of Kanji

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Travels in the Himalayan Provinces of Hindustan and the Panjab; in Ladakh by William Moorcroft, George Trebeck (1841)
"... across the river—Northward course of the Sinh-kha-hab—Lama Yuru—Temples and Lamas—Religious Ceremonies—Musical Instruments—Pass of Phatu La—kanji River ..."

2. A Japanese-English and English-Japanese Dictionary by James Curtis Hepburn (1886)
"kanji * v sJ ffi kuji. kanji » v sJ ®i The cold: — ga i n. Kind of orange; it[. — MI™, to punish, as i child or servant. kanji. ..."

3. First Text Retrieval Conference (Trec-1): Proceedings by D. K. Harman (1993)
"In Japanese, tokenization down to the level of strings of consecutive kanji, or katakana is supported as well as tokenization down to individual kanji and ..."

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