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カク/KAKU/    コウ//    ひろ.がる/hiro.garu/    ひろ.げる/hiro.geru/    ひろ.める/hiro.meru/KAKU/カク/    KOU/コウ/    hiro.garu/ひろ.がる/    hiro.geru/ひろ.げる/    hiro.meru/ひろ.める/

broaden;  extend;  expand;  enlarge Frenchélargir;  étendre;  développer;  agrandir Portuguesealargar;  extender;  expandir Spanishensanchar;  expandir;  extender;  aumentar;  ampliar

Radical: (hand).   Strokes: 8画.   Elements: 厶广扌.   Variants: 擴挄広.   Pinyin: kuò.   Hangul:  [hwag]  [gwang].

Jōyō Kanji 6th Grade.   JLPT N1.

Example compounds:
カクKAKU大均衡かくだいきんこうkakudaikinkō】an expanded or expanding equilibrium
声機かくせいきkakuseiki】megaphone; bullhorn; loudhailer
ぐんかくgunkaku】military expansion; expansion of armaments
コウ瞳孔どうこうかくちょうdōkōkakuchō】pupil dilation
ひろがるhirogaruがるひろがるhirogaru】to spread (out); to extend; to stretch; to reach to; to get around; to fill (e.g. a space)
ひろげるhirogeru繰りげるくりひろげるkurihirogeru】to unfold; to unroll; to open
げるひろげるhirogeru】to spread; to unfold; to scatter about; to make flourish
切りげるきりひろげるkirihirogeru】to cut and enlarge
Codepoints and classification codes:
19-40JIS X 0208
5003.2Four Corner
1371De Roo
Dictionary indices:
1876Classic Nelson
2118The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
309New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
229Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
740Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
625A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
799Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
776Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
11985PDaikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 5 p. 202
820A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
1113Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
747Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
567Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
835Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
860Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
768Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
870Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
748Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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