Definition of 兼

  • concurrently
  • and


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ケン
  • ねる
  • -かねる

Popular Words With This Kanji

兼ねる, かねる

to be unable to (usu. kana), to find difficult (unpleasant, awkward, painful) to do (usu. kana), to serve two or more functions or roles simultaneously, to contain (or combine) two or more features, to work in two or more jobs simultaneously (positions, etc.), to do alongside, to hesitate to do something (out of consideration for others), to think of the future (as well as the present)

兼, けん

and, in addition, concurrently

兼務, けんむ

holding two posts concurrently

兼任, けんにん

concurrent post, to hold two posts concurrently

予言, 預言, 兼言, よげん, かねごと

prediction, promise, prognostication

予て, 兼ねて, かねて

previously, already, lately

兼ね備える, かねそなえる

to have both, to possess both, to combine with

兼ね合い, 兼合い, かねあい

equilibrium, good balance, poise

兼ね合い, 兼合い, かねあい

equilibrium, good balance, poise

兼業, けんぎょう, けんごう

side line, second business

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