Definition of 閑

  • leisure


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カン

Popular Words With This Kanji

静か, 閑か, しずか

quiet, peaceful

暇, 閑, 遑, ひま, いとま, ヒマ

spare time, free time, leisure, time off, day off, vacation, holiday, leave, quitting (one's job), firing someone, divorcing (one's spouse), (of one's time) free, (of one's business) slow, leaving, departing

閑散, かんさん

deserted (esp. store, market, town, streets), very few people, quiet, inactive, off-season, dull, hushed

明白, 偸閑, 白地, あからさま

plain, frank, candid, open, direct, straightforward, unabashed, blatant, flagrant

長閑, のどか

tranquil, calm, quiet, peaceful

等閑, なおざり, とうかん

neglect, negligence, disregard, make light of

閑静, かんせい

quiet (e.g. neighbourhood, neighborhood)

閑古鳥, かんこ鳥, かんこどり


農閑期, のうかんき

slack season for farmers, leisure season for farmers

暇人, 閑人, 隙人, ひま人, ひまじん, かんじん

man of leisure, woman of leisure

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