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壁 means 'wall'

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Strokes : 16    Frequency: 872   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-7    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 40 words   Used in 125 words   Used in 185 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ヘキ
Kun
   かべ wall
⿱   rule   ground; earth  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 壁 is used 3 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 壁 is used 119 times, read 2 ways (with 2 variations).
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ヘキ : 50 words FIND ALL
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noun
surface of a wall
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ヘキ (read as ぺき) : 14 words FIND ALL
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noun
wharf; breakwater; steep cliff
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かべ : 54 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. wall; partition
2. barrier; obstacle
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かべ (read as がべ) : 1 word FIND ALL
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noun
gable wall  (architecture term)
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Henshall: 1780  Joy o' Kanji : 1780  Key to Kanji:

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ヘキ   かべ wall   
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ヘキ    rule   
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コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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corpse
シン   から spicy   
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リツ   リュウ   た to stand   たてる to build   
ジュウ   ジッ   と    とお ten   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
stick   
ド   ト   ground; earth   つち ground, earth, soil   
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