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丘 means 'hill'

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Strokes : 5    Frequency: 1399   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-20    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 6 words   Used in 33 words   Used in 1721 names   Component in 17 kanji (3 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   キュウ
Kun
   おか hill
Name    たかし
⿱   axe   one  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 丘 is used 2 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 丘 is used 28 times, read 2 ways.
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キュウ : 24 words FIND ALL
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noun
hill
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おか : 4 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. hill; height; knoll; rising ground  (this meaning is restricted to form 丘, 岡, 壟)
2. bonus points awarded to the winner at the end of a game  (mahjong term; often written with kana only; this meaning is restricted to form 丘, 陸符)
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An additional 5 less common words include 丘 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 1149  Joy o' Kanji : 1149  Key to Kanji: 181 

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キュウ   おか hill   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
キン   axe
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カ   ゲ   した below, under   くだ to descend   さげる to lower, to reduce   
cliff
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