Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
可憐
Kana Reading
かれん
Romaji
karen
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    poor; pitiful; cute; sweet; lovely

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Kanji in this word

JLPT 2

5 strokes

can, passable, mustn't, should not, do not

On'Yomi: , コク

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16 strokes

pity, have mercy, sympathise, compassion

On'Yomi: レン

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