典 means 'ceremony'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 898   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-7    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 18 words   Used in 124 words   Used in 694 names   Component in 10 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On    デン
Name    すけ   つね   の   のり
⿱   melody; curve   () katakana 'ha'; eight  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 典 is used 7 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 典 is used 123 times, read 1 way (with 2 variations).
テン : 119 words FIND ALL
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テン (read as でん) : 3 words FIND ALL
Most common form: こうでん
gift brought to a funeral (usu. money); funeral offering; condolence gift; incense money
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のり: 1 word. FIND ALL
rule; law
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An additional one less common word includes 典 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 579 (originally: 552)  Joy o' Kanji : 552  Key to Kanji: 776 

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テン    ceremony, law code   
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katakana 'ha'; eight
キョク   melody; curve   まがる to curve, to bend (intr)   まげる to twist (tr)   
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