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京 means 'capital'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 201   JLPT: N4    Usefulness: 2    Study set: 2-5    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 10    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 51 words   Used in 122 words   Used in 1569 names   Component in 30 kanji (7 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
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   キョウ   ケイ
On    キン
Kun    みやこ capital, 10**16
Name    たか
  
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Learn to associate the キョウ, ケイ, and キン readings of 京 with very different contexts. Find out which three cities this character can represent. See how 京 pairs with all cardinal directions—but how “western capital” and “southern capital” aren’t what you’d expect. (One has a relationship to miso, the other to peanuts!) And learn about the people of Tokyo and Kyoto through old proverbs.
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 京 is used 6 times, read 2 ways. 1 word uses a non-standard reading.
Across all words in Japanese, 京 is used 92 times, read 3 ways. 1 word uses a non-standard reading.
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キョウ : 76 words FIND ALL
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proceeding to the capital (Tokyo)
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ケイ : 14 words FIND ALL
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noun
Kyoto-Osaka
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みやこ : 1 word FIND ALL
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noun
capital; metropolis
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Part of a non-standard reading: 1 word. FIND ALL
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noun
Beijing; Peking
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Henshall: 110 (originally: 99)  Joy o' Kanji : 99  Key to Kanji: 205 

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キョウ   ケイ    capital   
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ショウ   こ-    お-    ちいさい small   
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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