See also: かぐ and がく

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of かく – see the following entries.
2
[noun] delimiter, demarcation, stopping point
[noun] plan, strategy
[noun] stroke (the individual lines and dots that comprise a kanji character)
[noun] a line in the divinatory trigrams of the I Ching: "—" () and "- -" ()
[counter] number of strokes in a kanji
2
[noun] (mathematics) angle
[noun] (geography) cape, headland, point
[noun] A bishop (shogi). Abbreviation of 角行.
[proper noun] a surname
4
[prefix] each
5
[noun] status, rank
[noun] (grammar) case (of a word)
[noun] capacity
[noun] character
[noun] case (law)
[proper noun] A male given name
S
[noun] atomic nucleus
[noun] (algebra) kernel
[noun] (astronomy) core, nucleus
[noun] cell nucleus
S
[affix] crane (large bird of the family Gruidae)
[affix] cranelike
H
[noun] Alternative form of
佳句
[noun] (literature) beautiful passage of literature
(This term, かく, is an alternative spelling of the above Sino-Japanese terms.
For a list of all kanji read as かく, not just those used in Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji read as かく.)

(The following entries are uncreated: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , .)

Etymology 2Edit

Proper nounEdit

かく (Kaku

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

Etymology 3Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of かく – see the following entries.
書く
[verb] write; record (words, figures) on the surface of (something)
[verb] compose; put (an idea, etc) into words
掻く
[verb] to scratch (e.g one's head)
[verb] (non-productive) Dummy verb for various nouns.
描く
[verb] to paint; to draw
[verb] to picture; to portray; to depict
欠く
[verb] chip, break off a part
[verb] lack
(This term, かく, is an alternative spelling of the above terms.)

Etymology 4Edit

NounEdit

かく (kaku

  1. 下矩: quadrature (astronomy)