Definition of 廓

  • enclosure
  • quarter
  • red-light district

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • カク
  • くるわ
  • とりで

Popular Words With This Kanji

廓, 郭, 曲輪, くるわ, かく

district, quarter, enclosure, area enclosed by earthwork, red-light district

輪郭, 輪廓, 輪かく, りんかく

contour, outline, border, silhouette, summary, outline, sketch, looks, features, appearance

遊郭, 遊廓, ゆうかく

red light district

外郭, 外廓, がいかく

outer wall (e.g. castle), outer block (enclosure), outline, contour

城郭, 城廓, じょうかく

fortress, castle, citadel, enclosure, castle walls

廓清, 郭清, かくせい

purification, cleaning up, purging

一郭, 一廓, いっかく

one block, enclosure


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