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/I/    かこ.む/    かこ.う/kako.u/    かこ.い/kako.i/I//かこ.む/    kako.u/かこ.う/    kako.i/かこ.い/

surround;  besiege;  store;  paling;  enclosure;  encircle;  preserve;  keep Frenchentourer;  assiéger;  enceinte;  palissade;  encercler;  réserve;  garder Portuguesecircundar;  sitiar;  loja;  paliçada;  cerca;  preservar;  guardar Spanishcircunferencia;  rodear;  cercar

Radical: (enclosure).   Strokes: 7画.   Elements: 囗井.   Variants: .   Pinyin: wéi.   Hangul:  [wi].

Jōyō Kanji 4th Grade.   JLPT N2.

Example compounds:
I広範こうはんいkōhan'i】extensive; vast range; wide scope
ほういhōi】siege; encirclement; envelopment; surrounding; besiegement
いごigo】go; board game of capturing territory
かこkakomu取りとりかこむtorikakomu】to surround; to crowd around
かこむkakomu】to surround; to besiege; to play (go, shogi, etc.)
卓をたくをかこむtakuwokakomu】to have a meal together; to sit at table
かこkakouかこうkakō】to enclose; to shelter (e.g. a criminal); to keep (e.g. a mistress); to store (vegetables, fruit, etc.); to protect
かこkakoiかこいkakoi】enclosure; paling; storage
いに入れるかこいにいれるkakoiniireru】to place in an enclosure
Codepoints and classification codes:
16-47JIS X 0208
6055.0Four Corner
1955De Roo
Dictionary indices:
1032Classic Nelson
945The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
3069New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
1949Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1807Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
945A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
501AJapanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
803Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
4722Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 3 p. 64
422A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
1194Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
343Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
423Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
446Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
474Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
1062Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
340Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1825Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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