Jisho

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12 strokes (also 11)
Radical:
hand 手 (扌龵)
Parts:
roll, wind, coil, turn pages, roll up sleeves, strip off, be turned, be rolled up
Jinmeiyō kanji, used in names

Speed

Stroke order

On reading compounds

  • 捲縮 【ケンシュク】 crimp, crinkle, waviness
  • 巻土重来 【ケンドジュウライ】 recouping one's strength for a renewed attack (on), making another attempt with redoubled efforts
  • 席巻 【セッケン】 sweeping conquest, sweeping over, conquering, invading

Kun reading compounds

  • 巻く 【まく】 to wind, to coil, to roll, to wear (e.g. turban, scarf), to envelope, to shroud, to outflank, to skirt, to link (verse), to move ahead (three hours, etc.), to move up
  • 捲る 【まくる】 to turn up, to roll up (e.g. sleeves), to do over and over again, to do relentlessly, to do with reckless abandon, to stage a comeback (against) (in mahjong, horse racing, etc.), to come from behind
  • 捲る 【まくる】 to turn up, to roll up (e.g. sleeves), to do over and over again, to do relentlessly, to do with reckless abandon, to stage a comeback (against) (in mahjong, horse racing, etc.), to come from behind
  • 捲る 【まくる】 to turn up, to roll up (e.g. sleeves), to do over and over again, to do relentlessly, to do with reckless abandon, to stage a comeback (against) (in mahjong, horse racing, etc.), to come from behind
  • 捲る 【めくる】 to turn over, to turn (pages), to leaf through (a book, etc.), to tear off, to strip off, to take off, to pull off (e.g. a blanket), to pull up (e.g. floorboards), to tear up
  • 捲れる 【まくれる】 to be turned up, to be turned inside out, to ride up, to be lifted (e.g. by wind)

Readings

Mandarin Chinese (pinyin):
juan3
Korean:
gweon

Spanish

Portuguese

French

1933 Classic Nelson (Andrew Nelson)
598 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
451 Kodansha Kanji Learner’s Dictionary, 2nd Edition (Jack Halpern)
12208 Morohashi
2193 New Nelson (John Haig)
3c8.9 The Kanji Dictionary
1-3-9 SKIP code
1-3-8 SKIP code
5901.2 Four corner code
1-23-94 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
6372 Unicode hex code