Definition of 廻

  • round
  • game
  • revolve
  • go around
  • circumference

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カイ
  • まわ
  • まわ
  • もとお
  • めぐ
  • めぐらす

Popular Words With This Kanji

上回る, 上廻る, うわまわる

to exceed (esp. figures: profits, unemployment rate, etc.), to surpass, to be more than, to be better than

巡る, 回る, 廻る, めぐる

to go around, to return, to surround, to concern (usu. of disputes)

回す, 廻す, まわす

to turn, to rotate, to gyrate, to circulate, to send around, to surround, to put something to a new use (e.g. leftovers), (after the -masu stem of a verb) ... around (i.e. to chase someone around), to dial (e.g. telephone number), to invest, to gang-rape

回転, 廻転, かいてん

rotation (usu. around something), revolution, turning

回り, 周り, 廻り, まわり

circumference, perimeter, edge, surroundings, locality, neighborhood, rotation, circulation

回し, 廻し, まわし

sumo wrestler's loincloth

回る, 廻る, まわる

to turn, to revolve, to visit several places, to function well, to pass a certain time

旋回, 旋廻, せんかい

revolution, rotation, turning, swiveling, circling

回廊, 廻廊, かいろう

corridor, gallery, hallway, cloister (i.e. covered walk typically circling a building or garden, esp. in a palace or place of worship)

巡り, 廻り, めぐり

circumference, girth, tour, pilgrimage, circulation (e.g. of blood)


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