Kanji details for

 
Common kanji
Uses 9 strokes
Taught in grade 5

Search words that:
- start with 限
- end with 限
- contain 限
limit, restrict, to best of ability
KUN:
  • かぎ.る
    kagi.ru
  • かぎ.り
    kagi.ri
  • -かぎ.り
    -kagi.ri
ON:
  • ゲン
    gen
Written with 9 strokes
Taught in grade 5
Radicals:
Example words(showing 1-10 of 281 results)

noun, auxillary suru verb
restriction, restraint, limitation, limit

noun, no-adjective
limit, bound

Godan-ru verb, transitive verb
1.
to restrict, to limit, to confine
Godan-ru verb, intransitive verb
2.
to be restricted to, to be limited to, to be confined to
3.
to be best (for), to be the best plan, to be the only way (to)(as ...は...に限る)

noun
1.
term, period, time frame
2.
time limit, deadline, cutoff (date)
See also:期限切れ

noun
1.
infinity, infinitude, eternity
no-adjective, na-adjective
2.
infinite, limitless

noun
power, authority, jurisdiction

noun, auxillary suru verb, no-adjective
limit, restriction

noun
1.
end, finish, stop
2.
bounds, limits
3.
delivery date (of a futures contract)(esp. 限り,限)
4.
finale (of a noh song), end of an act (in jōruri or kabuki), final performance of the day (in vaudeville)
suffix, counter
5.
counter for slices (esp. thick slices), counter for cuts (e.g. fish, meat)
particle
6.
only, just(usually kana)(senses 6-8 are sometimes pronounced ぎり, esp. in old-fashioned speech)
7.
since, after(usually kana)(usu. in a negative sentence)
8.
remaining (in a particular state)(usually kana)
All readings:
切り【きり】
限り【きり】
【きり】[1]
【きり】[1]
Notes:
  1. irregular okurigana usage

no-adjective, noun
1.
maximum
See also:最小限 (antonym)
adverbial noun
2.
to the maximum degree, to the full
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Example sentences(showing 1-20 of 549 results)

わた
私の
かぎ
限り
きみ
えんじょ
援助
I'll help you as long as I live

Every language continues to change as long as it is spoken

わた
私の
ちか
およ
及ぶ
かぎ
限り
えんじょ
援助
I'll help you to the best of my ability

Some seldom speak unless spoken to

I'll never forget your kindness as long as I live

He ignored the speed limit and drove very fast

げんかい
限界
およ
泳ぎ
つづ
続けろ
Keep on swimming up to your limit

I'll never forget your kindness as long as I live

わた
私の
おく
記憶
かぎ
限り
かれ
彼の
たい
態度
His behavior, as I remember, was very bad

せいげん
制限
ひじょう
非常に
あた
新しい
きぎょう
企業
With restrictions removed, thousands of new enterprises have come into being

かれ
きび
厳しい
しょくじ
食事
せいげん
制限
He is advised to go on a strict diet

I'll never forget your kindness as long as I live

べんきょ
勉強
かぎ
限り
らくだい
落第
You will fail unless you work harder

かれ
彼ら
かい
解雇
けんげん
権限
He gave me authority to fire them

さいしょうげ
最小限
世話
りっ
立派に
そだ
育つ
しょくぶ
植物
Some plants grow well with a minimum of care

いま
もんだい
問題
はつげん
発言
げんてい
限定
くだ
下さい
Confine your remarks to the matter we are discussing

ちきゅう
地球の
げん
資源
The resources of the earth are limited

I will come on Monday unless you write to the contrary

わた
かぎ
限り
はた
働く
I'll work as long as I live

This test doesn't have a time limit