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名 means 'name'

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Strokes : 6    Frequency: 78   JLPT: N5    Usefulness: 1    Study set: 1-2    Grade: 1   Intermediate lesson: 3    Beginner lesson: 9   Begins 266 words   Used in 784 words   Used in 3111 names   Component in 4 kanji (1 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
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   メイ   ミョウ
Kun
   name
Name   
⿱   night   mouth  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 名 is used 57 times, read 3 ways. 1 word uses a non-standard reading.
Across all words in Japanese, 名 is used 763 times, read 3 ways. 1 word uses a non-standard reading.
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noun
2. fame
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ミョウ : 39 words FIND ALL
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noun
real name
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な : 160 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. name; full name  (see also: 名字, )
2. given name; first name
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noun
1. remains; traces; vestiges; relics
2. (the sorrow of) parting
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Henshall: 55 (originally: 71)  Joy o' Kanji : 71  Key to Kanji: 999 

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メイ   ミョウ   な name   
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セキ   ゆう night   
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katakana 'ta'
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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