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傘 means 'umbrella'

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Strokes : 12    Frequency: 1658   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-28    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 13 words   Used in 43 words   Used in 27 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   サン
Kun
   かさ umbrella
伞 (Chinese)     
𠈌 actually exists as a rare kanji
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Find out how paper umbrellas are made and why they're rare. Discover why one type of Western umbrella (which is named after a blind animal!) was banned in the Osaka area. Also see why one kind of umbrella has (snake) in its name. Learn to say "overprotected," "subsidiary," and "mushroom cap" with 傘, and read about the role of umbrellas in kabuki dances and in young love.
⿱  𠆢 () man  ⿻   ten  ⿰  ⿱   person   person  ⿱   person   person  
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 graduate; soldier  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 傘 is used 3 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 傘 is used 41 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
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サン : 11 words FIND ALL
1
noun
affiliated with; under jurisdiction of; under the umbrella
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かさ : 11 words FIND ALL
Most common form: かさ
noun
umbrella; parasol
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かさ (read as がさ) : 19 words FIND ALL
2
noun
sunshade; parasol
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Henshall: 1310  Joy o' Kanji : 1310  Key to Kanji:

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サン   かさ umbrella   
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
ジュウ   ジッ   と    とお ten   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
stick   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
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