Definition of 限

  • limit
  • restrict
  • to best of ability


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ゲン
  • かぎ
  • かぎ
  • -かぎ

Popular Words With This Kanji

限り, かぎり

limit, limits, bounds, degree, extent, scope, as far as possible, as much as possible, to the best of one's ability, unless (after neg. verb), the end, the last

限る, かぎる

to restrict, to limit, to confine, to be restricted to, to be limited to, to be confined to

制限, せいげん

restriction, restraint, limitation, limit

権限, けんげん

power, authority, jurisdiction

期限, きげん

term, period, time frame, time limit, deadline, cutoff (date)

限定, げんてい

limit, restriction

限界, げんかい

limit, bound

最大限, さいだいげん


上限, じょうげん

upper limit, maximum

切り, 限り, 限, きり

end, finish, stop, bounds, limits, delivery date (of a futures contract), finale (of a noh song), end of an act (in joruri or kabuki), final performance of the day (in vaudeville), counter for slices (esp. thick slices), counter for cuts (e.g. fish, meat), only, just, since, remaining (in a particular state)

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