Kana: ゲイ、むか.える
Romaji: gei, muka.eru

Name Reading

Kana: むかえ
Romaji: mukae


welcome, meet, greet

Stroke Diagram


Kanji Info

Stroke Count:  6
Radical Number:  162
Frequency:  625
Grade:  8
Skip Pattern:  3-3-4
Korean Reading:  yeong
Chinese Reading:  ying2
Unicode:  8fce
JIS:  375E


Halpern Index: 3059
Nelson Index: 4669
New Nelson Index: 6019
Spahn Hadamitzky Index: 2q4.4
Four Corner Index: 3730.2
Guide to Remembering Index: 1207
Gakken Index: 726
Japanese Names Index: 746
Daikanwanjiten Index: 38748P
Daikanwanjiten Index and Page: 11.0005
Remembering the kanji Index: 1702
Kanji Flashcards Index: 949
Kodansha Compact Index: 680
Kanji in Context Index: 1133
1999 Kanji Learners Index: 1939
2013 Kanji Learners Index: 2632
French Remembering the Kanji Index: 1717
Remembering the Kanji 6th Index: 1837
Essential Kanji Index: 1062
Kodansha Kanji Index: 3796
Roo 2001 Kanji Index: 2644
Tuttle Kanji Cards Index: 1145


迎える (むかえる)
to go out to meet; to receive; to welcome; to greet; to salute; to hail; to reach; to approach; to enter (a phase, era, etc.); to accept (e.g. as a member of a group or family); to call for; to summon; to invite; to approach (a certain time, a point in one's life, etc.)
歓迎 (かんげい)
welcome; reception
迎え入れる (むかえいれる)
to show in; to usher in
出迎える (でむかえる)
to meet; to greet
迎合 (あど、アド)
deuteragonist; secondary or supporting actor in a noh or kyogen play (possibly multiple actors)
迎撃 (げいげき)
intercept; interception; counter attack
送迎 (そうげい)
seeing off and meeting on return
迎え撃つ (むかえうつ)
to ambush; to attack; to assault; to meet the enemy
迎賓館 (げいひんかん)
reception hall (esp. for visiting state dignitaries); guest house; State Guest House (esp. Akasaka palace, also guest house in Kyoto)
迎合 (げいごう)
ingratiation; going along with somebody's views; adjusting oneself (to something, to somebody); flattery
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