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[さかい()]
sakai
noun

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[さかい()]
sakai
[きょう()]
kyou

English Meaning(s) for 境

noun
  1. border; boundary (usu. さかい)
  2. turning point; watershed (often ...を境に)
  3. area; region; spot; space; environment (usu. きょう)
  4. psychological state; mental state (usu. きょう)
  5. cognitive object; something perceptible by the sense organs or mind

Definition and Synonyms for 境

Kingdom a basic group of natural objects
Synonyms: , 王国,
Margin the boundary line or the area immediately inside the boundary
Synonyms: そば, へり, ゆかり, エッジ, ボーダー, ボーダーライン, , 境域, 境界, 境界, 境界線, 境目, , , , , , , ,
Place proper or designated social situation
Synonyms: ところ, ところ, , , 位置, , 地位, , , 立場, 立て場, , 身分
Kingdom the highest taxonomic group into which organisms are grouped
Synonyms: , 王国,
Domain people in general
Synonyms: 世界, , , 社会
Bound the line or plane indicating the limit or extent of something
Synonyms: バウンド, リミット, バウンダリー, 地境, 地界, , 境域, 境界, 境界, 境界線, 境目, 限界
Force Field the space around a radiating body within which its electromagnetic oscillations can exert force on another similar body not in contact with it
Synonyms: 力場, 力の場, , , ,
Kingdom one of five biological categories: Monera or Protoctista or Plantae or Fungi or Animalia
Synonyms: , 王国,
Domain especially a distinctive group of people with some shared interest
Synonyms: 世界, , , 社会

Meanings for each kanji in 境

boundary; border; region Kanji Details »

Categories 境 is a member of

Grouping any number of entities (members) considered as a unit
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Class people having the same social, economic, or educational status
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Taxonomic Group animal or plant group having natural relations
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Extremity the outermost or farthest region or point
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Physical Phenomenon a natural phenomenon involving the physical properties of matter and energy
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Edge a line determining the limits of an area
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Social Station position in a social hierarchy
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 境

Sample Sentences for 境

Our country borders on several countries.
The country borders on two other countries.
From the spring equinox the day become longer than the night, and living creatures are becoming full of life.
He hovered between life and death.
There is a fence marking the boundary between our yard and the neighbor's.

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