8 strokes
Jouyou kanji
Taught in 9th grade
JLPT exam level N1

frame, framework, spindle, spool, bounding-box, (kokuji)

  • frame ②border ③spool (of thread)

Main Radical


Reading Commonality

わく 100.0%

Character Breakdown

frame, framework, spindle
わく (9th, N1)
tree, wood
き モク こ- (1st, N5)
soldier, private, die
ソツ シュツ そっ.する (Kentei 1)
キュウ ク ここの (1st, N5)
ジュウ ジッ か (1st, N5)

Common Words

frame ②border ③spool (of thread)
(university) admission category for recommended candidates
frame ②framework
wooden frame
time slot (on TV, radio, etc.)
(beyond the) limits
thick-bordered box or table (in forms, etc.)
within the limits (framework, boundaries, price, etc.)
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Unicode hex code 67A0
JIS X 0208 1-47-40
Nelson, A. Classic Nelson 2205
Haig, J. New Nelson Japanese-English Character Dictionary 2585
Halpern, J. New Japanese-English Character Dictionary 866
Halpern, J. Kodansha Kanji Dictionary 1077
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha) 582
Halpern, J. Kanji Learners Dictionary (Kodansha), 2nd edition (2013) 771
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji 200
Heisig, J. Remembering The Kanji, Sixth Ed. 212
Gakken A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage 2047
Morohashi Daikanwajiten 14576
Henshall, K. A Guide To Remembering Japanese Characters 1943
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana 1907
Spahn and Hadamitzky Kanji and Kana (2011 edition) 2079
Hodges & Okazaki Japanese Kanji Flashcards 1421
Kask, A. Tuttle Kanji Cards 1197
Nishiguchi & Kono Kanji in Context 510
Kodansha Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide 1082
Maniette, Y. Les Kanjis dans la tete 204
Tuttle Dictionary Descriptor Code 4a4.19
Four corner code 4494.1
De Roo Code 1855