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国 means 'country'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 11   JLPT: N5    Usefulness: 1    Challenge set: 1    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 1    Beginner lesson: 3   Begins 564 words   Used in 1358 words   Used in 3047 names   Component in 1 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   コク
Kun
   くに country
Name    くな   こ
  
⿴   box; enclosure   jewel  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 国 is used 73 times, read 2 ways (with 2 variations).
Across all words in Japanese, 国 is used 1318 times, read 2 ways (with 3 variations).
コク : 1046 words FIND ALL
foreign country
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コク (read as こっ) : 145 words FIND ALL
noun
state; country; nation
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コク (read as ごく) : 67 words FIND ALL
paradise; heaven; Kingdom of Heaven
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くに : 55 words FIND ALL
noun
1. country; state
2. region
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くに (read as ぐに) : 5 words FIND ALL
noun
mountainous country
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Henshall: 136 (originally: 123)  Joy o' Kanji : 123  Key to Kanji: 348 

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コク   くに country   
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ギョク   たま jewel   
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オウ    king   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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ド   ト   ground; earth   つち ground, earth, soil   
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dot   
box, enclosure   
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