Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
頑固 JLPT 1
Kana Reading
がんこ
Romaji
ganko
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    stubbornness; obstinacy
    Example sentence
    彼女頑固な性格考慮に入れるべきよ。 You should reckon with her obstinate character.

Examples of 頑固, がんこ in a sentence


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Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

13 strokes

stubborn, foolish, firmly

On'Yomi: ガン

Kun'Yomi: かたく

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JLPT 2

8 strokes

harden, set, clot, curdle

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