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Kiten Version 1.2
© 2001-2023 Jason Katz-Brown

Kiten is distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL), Version 2.
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Kiten is a Japanese reference/learning tool.

Kiten features:

  • Search with english keyword, Japanese reading, or a Kanji string on a list of EDICT files.
  • Search with english keyword, Japanese reading, number of strokes, grade number, or a Kanji on a list of KANJIDIC files.
  • Comes with all necessary files.
  • Very fast.
  • Limit searches to only common entries.
  • Nested searches of results possible.
  • Compact, small, fast interface.
  • Global KDE keybindings for searching highlighted strings.
  • Learning dialog. (One can even open up multiple ones and have them sync between each other.)
  • Browse Kanji by grade.
  • Add Kanji to a list for later learning.
  • Browse list, and get quizzed on them.

You can also find Kiten in the kdeedu module in SVN trunk.

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