Jisho

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16 strokes
Radical:
bamboo 竹 (⺮)
Parts:
Variants:
seclude oneself, cage, coop, implied
Kun:
かごこ.めるこも.るこ.む
On:
ロウ
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On reading compounds

  • 籠城 【ロウジョウ】 holding a castle (during a siege), holing up, confinement (to one's home), staying at home, staying indoors
  • 篭絡 【ロウラク】 inveigling, ensnaring, enticement, cajoling
  • 蒸籠 【セイロ】 bamboo steamer, steaming basket, wooden frame holder with reed base used to steam food over a pot, soba served on a small wickerwork tray, wickerwork tray (for serving soba)
  • 灯籠 【トウロウ】 garden lantern, hanging lantern

Kun reading compounds

  • 籠 【かご】 basket (shopping, etc.), hamper, cage
  • 籠の鳥 【かごのとり】 caged bird, person whose freedom has been restricted (esp. a prostitute, mistress, concubine, etc.)
  • 洗いかご 【あらいかご】 drying basket (e.g. for dishes)
  • 抱き籠 【だきかご】 bamboo wife, Dutch wife
  • 込める 【こめる】 to load (a gun, etc.), to charge, to put into (e.g. emotion, effort), to include (e.g. tax in a sales price), to hang over, to shroud, to enshroud, to envelop, to screen
  • 篭る 【こもる】 to shut oneself in (e.g. one's room), to be confined in, to seclude oneself, to hide away, to stay inside (one's shell), to be filled with (emotion, enthusiasm, etc.), to fill the room (of a gas, smell, etc.), to be heavy with (e.g. smoke), to be stuffy, to be dense, to be muffled (e.g. voice), to hold (a castle, fortress, etc.), to confine oneself in a temple to pray
  • 込む 【こむ】 to be crowded, to be packed, to be complex, to go into, to put into, to remain (seated), to be plunged into (silence), to do thoroughly, to do intently, to continue in the same state

Readings

Japanese names:
ごめ
Chinese:
long2, long3
Korean:
rong

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3373 Kodansha Kanji Dictionary (Jack Halpern)
26371 Morohashi
4332 New Nelson (John Haig)
2638 Remembering The Kanji (James Heisig)
1022 Remembering The Kanji, 6th edition (James Heisig)
6f16.1 The Kanji Dictionary
2-6-10 SKIP code
2-6-16 SKIP code
8871.6 Four corner code
47-22 JIS X 0208-1997 kuten code
7bed Unicode hex code