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児 means 'newborn babe'

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Strokes : 7    Frequency: 774   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Challenge set: 4    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: 42    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 31 words   Used in 228 words   Used in 665 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ジ   ニ
On    ゲイ
Kun      -こ   -っこ
Name   
  
⿱   former   legs  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 児 is used 8 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 児 is used 212 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
ジ : 177 words FIND ALL
noun
children; juvenile
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ニ : 15 words FIND ALL
noun
pediatrics
1
5
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こ : 12 words FIND ALL
noun, noun (suffix)
1. child
2. young (animal)  (see also: )
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1
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こ (read as ご) : 8 words FIND ALL
noun
suckling child; babe in arms; child at the breast; baby; infant
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Henshall: 526 (originally: 697)  Joy o' Kanji : 697  Key to Kanji: 439 

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ジ   ニ    newborn babe   
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4
キュウ    former, old   
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4
stick   
ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
1
legs
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