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交 means 'mix' or 'mixed'

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Strokes : 6    Frequency: 305   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-7    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 21    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 210 words   Used in 551 words   Used in 110 names   Component in 34 kanji (5 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
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   コウ
Kun
   ぜる to mix, stir   ざる   じる to be mixed together   まじえる to mix, intersperse   まじわる to intersect    to take turns   わす to exchange
Kun    こもごも
Name    かた
⿱   six   father  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 交 is used 30 times, read 4 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 交 is used 533 times, read 6 ways (with 1 variation).
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コウ : 468 words FIND ALL
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traffic; transportation; communication; exchange (of ideas, etc.); intercourse
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こもごも : 1 word FIND ALL
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Most common form:
alternately; in succession  (often written with kana only)
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ぜる : 27 words FIND ALL
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noun
mixed weave
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Most common form: 交す
'su' godan verb, transitive verb
1. to exchange (messages, greetings, arguments, etc.)
2. to intersect; to cross; to interlace
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まじえる : 13 words FIND ALL
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'ru' godan verb, intransitive verb
1. to cross; to intersect; to join; to meet
2. to associate with; to mingle with; to consort with
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(read as が) : 2 words FIND ALL
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noun
wings; pinion
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じる (read as まじり) : 1 word FIND ALL
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mixing with; being mixed
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Henshall: 128 (originally: 115)  Joy o' Kanji : 115  Key to Kanji: 309 

Cascading kanji view

コウ   mix; mixed   まぜる to mix, stir   まざる    まじる to be mixed together   まじえる to mix, intersperse   まじわる to intersect   か to take turns   かわす to exchange   
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ロク   むっ six   む    むい    む    
フ   ちち father   
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katakana 'ha'; eight
crossed swords
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