ホ is katakana 'ho' and means 'tree' and is a variant of

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Strokes : 4    Radical number: 75    Usefulness: 0    Study set: 0-2    Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 550 words   Used in 1348 words   Used in 1734 names   Component in 14 kanji (3 Jōyō)
This character is katakana 'ho', originally derived from the element in the lower right of (protect). It appears in some kanji as a variant of (tree).
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, ホ is used 9 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, ホ is used 1347 times, read 1 way.
ホ (read as ホ) : 1347 words FIND ALL
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An additional 2 less common words include ホ but the reading has not yet been categorized.

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katakana 'ho'; tree
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