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ヨ means 'yo = to yell / say hi' and is a variant of

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Strokes : 3    Usefulness: 0    Study set: 0-2    Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 152 words   Used in 326 words   Used in 920 names   Component in 66 kanji (15 Jōyō)
Kun
  
our usage is from resemblance to katakana ヨ
actually derived from
repeated yo, ヨヨ, comes from
 snout (of a pig)  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, ヨ is used 3 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, ヨ is used 320 times, read 1 way.
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Europe  (often written with kana only; originally from Portuguese 'Europa')
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yo = to yell / say hi
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