共 means 'together'

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Strokes : 6    Frequency: 318   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Challenge set: 4    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: 21    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 281 words   Used in 456 words   Used in 373 names   Component in 43 kanji (23 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   とも together
Kun    とも   -ども
⿳   () grass   one   () katakana 'ha'; eight  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 共 is used 17 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 共 is used 450 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
キョウ : 402 words FIND ALL
cooperation; collaboration  (see also: ご協力)
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とも : 39 words FIND ALL
1. together; jointly  (often written with kana only)
2. at the same time; with; as ...; including; along with  (often as ...とともに; often written with kana only)
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とも (read as ども) : 9 words FIND ALL
childish; child-like; immature; infantile
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Henshall: 484 (originally: 460)  Joy o' Kanji : 460  Key to Kanji: 208 

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キョウ   とも together   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ハチ   katakana 'ha'; eight   や    よう eight   
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