Definition of 郭

  • enclosure
  • quarters
  • fortification
  • red-light district


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カク
  • くるわ

Popular Words With This Kanji

時鳥, 子規, 不如帰, 杜鵑, 霍公鳥, 蜀魂, 沓手鳥, 杜宇, 田鵑, 沓直鳥, 郭公, ほととぎす, しき, ふじょき, とけん, しょっこん, くつてどり, とう, ホトトギス

lesser cuckoo (Cuculus poliocephalus)

廓, 郭, 曲輪, くるわ, かく

district, quarter, enclosure, area enclosed by earthwork, red-light district

外郭団体, がいかくだんたい

auxiliary organization, auxiliary organisation

輪郭, 輪廓, 輪かく, りんかく

contour, outline, border, silhouette, summary, outline, sketch, looks, features, appearance

遊郭, 遊廓, ゆうかく

red light district

郭公, かっこう, カッコウ, カッコー

common cuckoo (Cuculus canorus)

外郭, 外廓, がいかく

outer wall (e.g. castle), outer block (enclosure), outline, contour

城郭, 城廓, じょうかく

fortress, castle, citadel, enclosure, castle walls

五稜郭, ごりょうかく

five-sided fortification

胸郭, きょうかく

chest, thorax

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