Kana: イ、かこ.む、かこ.う、かこ.い
Romaji: i,, kako.u, kako.i


surround, besiege, store, paling, enclosure, encircle, preserve, keep

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Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  7
Radical Number:  31
Frequency:  771
Grade:  4
Skip Pattern:  3-3-4
Korean Reading:  wi
Chinese Reading:  wei2
Unicode:  56f2
JIS:  304F


Halpern Index: 3069
Nelson Index: 1032
New Nelson Index: 945
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 3s4.2
Four Corner Index: 6055.0
Guide to Remembering Index: 422
Gakken Index: 945
Japanese Names Index: 501A
Daikanwanjiten Index: 4722
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 3.0064
Remembering the kanji Index: 1807
Kanji Flashcards Index: 423
Kodansha Compact Index: 340
Read Writing Kanji Third Index: 446
Kanji in Context Index: 1062
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 1949
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 2643
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1825
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1948
Essential Kanji Index: 803
Kodansha Kanji Index: 3807
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 1955
Read Writing the Kanji Index: 343
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 474


範囲 (はんい)
extent; scope; sphere; range; span
囲む (かこむ、かごむ)
to surround; to encircle; to enclose; to fence; to wall in; to besiege; to lay siege to; to play (go, shogi, etc.)
雰囲気 (ふんいき、ふいんき)
atmosphere (e.g. musical); mood; ambience; ambiance
広範囲 (こうはんい)
extensive; vast range; wide scope
囲う (かこう)
to enclose; to surround; to encircle; to fence; to wall in; to shelter (e.g. a criminal); to shield; to hide; to protect; to keep (e.g. a mistress); to store (vegetables, fruit, etc.); to preserve; to protect
周囲 (しゅうい)
surroundings; environs; circumference
包囲 (ほうい)
siege; encirclement; envelopment; surrounding; besiegement
囲碁 (いご)
go; board game of capturing territory
取り囲む (とりかこむ)
to surround; to crowd around
囲い (かこい)
enclosure; paling; storage
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