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包 means 'wrap'

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Strokes : 5    Frequency: 956   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-11    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: 45    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 58 words   Used in 123 words   Used in 95 names   Component in 32 kanji (5 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ホウ
Kun
   つつ to wrap
Kun    くる
Name    お   かね
⿻   wrap   self  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 包 is used 9 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 包 is used 110 times, read 3 ways (with 5 variations).
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ホウ : 63 words FIND ALL
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packing; wrapping
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ホウ (read as ぼう) : 10 words FIND ALL
noun
Japanese knife
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ホウ (read as ぽう) : 7 words FIND ALL
noun
packaging cost
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つつ : 15 words FIND ALL
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'mu' godan verb, transitive verb
1. to wrap up; to tuck in; to pack; to do up; to cover with; to dress in
2. to conceal; to hide; to be engulfed in; to be enveloped by  (this meaning is restricted to reading つつむ)
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くる (read as ぐる) : 5 words FIND ALL
3
noun
knitted or crocheted small stuffed animal or anthropomorphic creature; knitted stuffed toy
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くる : 5 words FIND ALL
2
noun
covering used to wrap a baby  (often written with kana only)
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つつ (read as づつ) : 4 words FIND ALL
3
noun
cover; wrapper; envelope
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づつみ: 1 word. FIND ALL
2
noun
parcel; package
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Henshall: 611 (originally: 583)  Joy o' Kanji : 583  Key to Kanji: 960 

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ホウ   つつ to wrap   
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wrap
コ   キ   おのれ self   
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