ideographic Japanese writing system adopted from China; character used in Kanji system of writing
/kahn'jee/ (from the japanese "kan" - the chinese han dynasty, and "ji" - glyph or letter of the alphabet. not capitalised. plural "kanji") the japanese word for a han character used in japanese. kanji constitute a part of the writing system used to represent the japanese language in written, printed and displayed form. the term is also used for the collection of all kanji letters.
Kanji (; ) are the adopted logographic Chinese characters (hanzi) that are used in the modern Japanese writing system along with hiragana, katakana, Hindu-Arabic numerals, and the occasional use of the Latin alphabet. The Japanese language term kanji for the Chinese characters literally means "Han characters" and is written using the same characters as the Chinese language word hanzi .
|See more at Wikipedia.org...|
- Static variable in class java.awt.im.InputSubset
public static final InputSubset KANJI
Constant for all Han characters used in writing Japanese, including a subset of the CJK unified ideographs as well as Japanese Han characters that may be defined as surrogate characters.
Translate the English term Kanji to other languages