侯 means 'daimyo'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 1994   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-37    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 4 words   Used in 15 words   Used in 16 names   Component in 12 kanji (2 Jōyō)
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⿰   () man  ⿱   katakana 'yu'   arrow  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 侯 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 侯 is used 15 times, read 1 way.
コウ : 15 words FIND ALL
Most common form: 王公
king and princes; noble rank
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An additional 候 less common words include 侯 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 1256  Joy o' Kanji : 1256  Key to Kanji:

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コウ    daimyo   
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katakana 'yu'
ジン   ニン   ひと man   
シ   や arrow   
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ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
ジン   ニン   ひと man   
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