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参 means 'visit'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 365   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-9    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: 23    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 112 words   Used in 259 words   Used in 98 names   Component in 3 kanji (1 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   サン
Kun
   まい to visit, go, come
On    シン
Kun    まい-   まじわる   みつ
Name   
     
⿱  ⿱   () private   big   fur  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 参 is used 14 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 参 is used 253 times, read 3 ways (with 3 variations).
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サン : 198 words FIND ALL
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participation
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シン (read as じん) : 18 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. carrot (Daucus carota)  (often written with kana only)
2. Asian ginseng (Panax ginseng)  (see also: 朝鮮人参; often written with kana only)
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サン (read as ざん) : 4 words FIND ALL
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newcomer; tyro
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シン : 3 words FIND ALL
noun
Chinese "Three Stars" constellation (one of the 28 mansions)  (see also: 二十八宿, 白虎; astronomy, etc. term)
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まい : 29 words FIND ALL
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Most common form: まいる
'ru' godan verb, intransitive verb
1. to go; to come; to call  (humble; often written with kana only)
2. to be defeated; to collapse; to die
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まい (read as まいり) : 1 word FIND ALL
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first shrine visit of the New Year  (see also: 初詣)
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Henshall: 517 (originally: 490)  Joy o' Kanji : 490  Key to Kanji: 395 

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サン   まい to visit, go, come   
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ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
ム   private
fur, bristles, beard   
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