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依 means 'reliant'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 1076   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-14    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: 48    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 38 words   Used in 87 words   Used in 1033 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   イ   エ
Kun    to be due to, to depend on
Name    よ   より
⿰   () man   clothes  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 依 is used 6 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 依 is used 85 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
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イ : 62 words FIND ALL
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1. request; commission; dispatch; despatch
2. dependence; trust
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エ : 6 words FIND ALL
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devotion; (religious) conversion
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conjunction
as such; for that reason; therefore; consequently  (see also: 因って; archaic)
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(read as より) : 1 word FIND ALL
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noun
object representative of a divine spirit; object to which a spirit is drawn or summoned; object or animal occupied by a kami  (see also: 形代)
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イ   エ    reliant   
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
イ   ころも clothes   
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