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What kanji is it?

Postby Ainee » Fri 11.02.2012 7:10 am

I couldn't find it anywhere.
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Re: What kanji is it?

Postby phreadom » Fri 11.02.2012 9:58 am

嘆 [JIS] 4332 [Uni] 5606 [部首] 30 [教育] 8 [画数] 13 [音] タン [訓] なげ.く なげ.かわしい [英] sigh; lament; moan; grieve

That one? :think:

Rikaichan lists it as たん (n) sigh; grief; lamentation.

EDIT: I see that aru303 had answered you on the forum after you'd left, but you came back in a few more times... did you see your answer there already? (it usually shows the last few lines when you enter, so you should have seen his answer) :)
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Re: What kanji is it?

Postby LordOfTheFlies » Sat 11.03.2012 12:00 am

Phreadom is correct.

Here are some common words containing it:

嘆く(P); 歎く 【なげく】 (v5k,vi) to sigh; to lament; to grieve; (P)
嘆き(P); 歎き 【なげき】 (n) grief; lamentation; (P)
嘆かわしい 【なげかわしい】 (adj-i) sad; wretched; deplorable; (P)
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