Definition of 鍵

  • key

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ケン
  • かぎ

Popular Words With This Kanji

鍵, 鑰, かぎ

key, lock

鍵盤, けん盤, けんばん

keyboard (e.g. piano, computer)

黒鍵, こっけん

black keys

合い鍵, 合鍵, 合かぎ, あいかぎ

duplicate key, pass key, master key, skeleton key

合い鍵, 合鍵, 合かぎ, あいかぎ

duplicate key, pass key, master key, skeleton key

打鍵, 打けん, だけん

keystroke

鍵穴, かぎあな

keyhole

勝敗の鍵を握る, しょうはいのかぎをにぎる

to have the game in one's hands, to hold the key to victory

共有鍵暗号方式, きょうゆうかぎあんごうほうしき

shared key encryption

秘密鍵, ひみつかぎ

private key, secret key


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