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See also: かぐ and がく

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Etymology 1Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of かく – see the following entries.
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[noun]stroke (of a pen, in a character)
[noun]a line in the divinatory trigrams of the I Ching: "—" () and "- -" ()
[counter]stroke (of a pen, in a character)
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[prefix]each
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[ ]status, rank
[ ](grammar) case (of a word)
[ ]capacity
[ ]character
[ ]case (law)
[proper noun]A male given name
[proper noun]A male given name
[proper noun]A male given name
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[noun]atomic nucleus
[noun](algebra) kernel
[noun](astronomy) core, nucleus
[noun]cell nucleus
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[noun]a crane: a large, long-legged and long-necked bird, member of the family or clade Gruidae
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[noun]Alternative form of
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佳句
[noun](literature) beautiful passage of literature
(This term, かく, is the hiragana spelling of several Sino-Japanese terms.)
For a list of all kanji with on'yomi かく, not just those used in Sino-Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji with on reading かく.

Etymology 2Edit

Proper nounEdit

かく (rōmaji Kaku)

  1. : A male given name
  2. : A Chinese surname​.

Etymology 3Edit

VerbEdit

かく (godan conjugation, rōmaji kaku)

  1. 書く: to write
  2. 掻く: to scratch, to perspire
  3. 描く: to draw, to paint, to sketch, to depict, to describe
  4. 欠く: to lack, to break, to crack, to chip