四 means 'four'

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Strokes : 5    Frequency: 103   JLPT: N5    Usefulness: 1    Study set: 1-3    Grade: 1   Intermediate lesson: 3    Beginner lesson: 10   Begins 292 words   Used in 332 words   Used in 2273 names   Component in 16 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
        よっ   よん
Name    あ   つ   よつ
⿴   box; enclosure   legs  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 四 is used 20 times, read 4 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 四 is used 313 times, read 5 ways.
シ : 201 words FIND ALL
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four seasons
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よん : 52 words FIND ALL
four  (肆 is used in legal documents)
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よ : 46 words FIND ALL
four years
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よっ : 9 words FIND ALL
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(read as よつ) : 5 words FIND ALL
matched set of four arrows for target shooting
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An additional よ.つ less common words include 四 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 4 (originally: 26)  Joy o' Kanji : 26  Key to Kanji: 408 

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シ   four   よ    よ    よっ    よん    
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box, enclosure   
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