他 means 'other'

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Strokes : 5    Frequency: 325   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-8    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 21    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 122 words   Used in 153 words   Used in 60 names   Component in 1 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   ほか other
Kun    other, another, the others
⿰   () man   to be  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 他 is used 6 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 他 is used 140 times, read 2 ways.
タ : 127 words FIND ALL
1. another person; other people; others  (see also: )
2. unrelated person (i.e. not related by blood)  (this meaning is restricted to reading たにん)
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ほか : 13 words FIND ALL
1. other (place, thing, person); the rest
2. outside; beyond  (esp. 外; often written with kana only)
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An additional 13 less common words include 他 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 354 (originally: 334)  Joy o' Kanji : 334  Key to Kanji: 690 

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タ   ほか other   
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
ヤ   to be
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