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乃 means 'whereupon'

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Strokes : 2    Radical number: 4    Frequency: 1237   Ring: 7    Set: 1    Grade: 9   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 4 words   Used in 8 words   Used in 2491 names   Component in 7 kanji (4 Jōyō)
Jinmeiyō (人名用)
On
   ノ
Kun
   whereupon; from (kana); splitting away from
On    ナイ   ダイ   アイ
Kun    すなわ   なんじ
Name    おさむ   お   のり
丿     
 three   () katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from  
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adverb, conjunction
that is; namely; i.e.  (often written with kana only)
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conjunction
1. from ... to; between ... and  (often written with kana only)
2. or  (often written with kana only)
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particle
possessive particle  (see also: ; 之 used esp. on tombs, etc.; archaic)
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noun
mummy  (often written with kana only; originally from Portuguese 'mirra')
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noun
father
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ノ    whereupon; from (kana); splitting away from   
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from   
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