Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
剛健
Kana Reading
ごうけん
Romaji
gōken
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adjectival nouns or quasi-adjectives (keiyodoshi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    vigour; vigor; virility; health; sturdiness
    Example sentence
    彼女は10マイル競争走るほど剛健だった She was strong enough to run a 10-mile race.

Examples of 剛健, ごうけん in a sentence


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Kanji in this word

JLPT 1

10 strokes

sturdy, strength

On'Yomi: ゴウ

Kun'Yomi:

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JLPT 2

11 strokes

healthy, health, strength, persistence

On'Yomi: ケン

Kun'Yomi: すこ.やか

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