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傍 means 'bystander'

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Strokes : 12    Frequency: 1362   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-19    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 46 words   Used in 58 words   Used in 48 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ボウ
Kun
   かたわ alongside
Kun    おか- alongside   わき   はた   そば
Name   
⿰   () man   the way of standing covered  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 傍 is used 3 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 傍 is used 56 times, read 6 ways (with 1 variation).
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ボウ : 35 words FIND ALL
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hearing; listening; attendance; auditing
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そば : 6 words FIND ALL
noun
barge course  (architecture term)
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わき : 3 words FIND ALL
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Most common form: 脇役
supporting role (actor); minor role
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はた : 3 words FIND ALL
noun
onlookers; bystanders
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おか- (read as おか) : 5 words FIND ALL
noun
looking on by an outsider
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かたわ : 3 words FIND ALL
beside; nearby
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かたわ (read as かたわら) : 1 word FIND ALL
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Most common form:
'no' adjective, adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun (temporal) (jisoumeishi)
1. side; edge; beside; besides; nearby  (see also: 傍らに)
adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi)
2. while (doing); in addition to; at the same time  (often written with kana only)
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An additional かたわ.ら less common words include 傍 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 1815  Joy o' Kanji : 1815  Key to Kanji:

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ボウ   bystander   かたわ alongside   
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
the way of standing covered
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ホウ   かた way, direction   
リツ   リュウ   た to stand   たてる to build   
cover; covered   
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