Definition of 局

  • bureau
  • board
  • office
  • affair
  • conclusion
  • court lady
  • lady-in-waiting
  • her apartment

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • キョク
  • つぼね

Popular Words With This Kanji

局, きょく

channel (i.e. TV or radio), station, department, affair, situation

当局, とうきょく

authorities, this office

事務局, じむきょく

secretariat, executive office

局長, きょくちょう

bureau director, office chief

結局, けっきょく

after all, eventually, in the end

支局, しきょく

branch office

政局, せいきょく

political situation

局面, きょくめん

position in a game of go or shogi, state of the game, aspect of an affair, situation

郵便局, ゆうびんきょく

post office

対局, たいきょく

(playing) a game of go, shogi or chess, etc.


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