This kanji has kunyoumi or japanese readings of: おとこ、or お, and it has onyoumi or chinese readings of: ダン、or ナン. This character has the meanings: male, or man. This character is made up of the following radicals or parts: field 田 or rice paddy, followed by katakana カ or the radical meaning strength or power. You can remember this kanji by the following hint: The fields 田 can use a man’s strength 力. Our example sentence is: 立っているのは、みんな男だった。たっているのは、みんなおとこだった。Everyone who was standing was a man.

Grade Kun On Meaning Strokes Example Sentence
JLPT N5 おとこ、お ダン、ナン male, man 7 立っているのは、みんな男だった。


Everyone who was standing was a man.