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太 means 'fat'

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Strokes : 4    Frequency: 176   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Challenge set: 2    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 17    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 156 words   Used in 315 words   Used in 4547 names   Component in 2 kanji (2 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   タ   タイ
Kun
   ふと fat   ふと to get fat, to put on weight
Name    おお   たか   ひろ
⿵   big   dot  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 太 is used 9 times, read 3 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 太 is used 296 times, read 3 ways (with 3 variations).
タイ : 142 words FIND ALL
noun
sun; solar
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タ : 53 words FIND ALL
noun
log
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タ (read as だ) : 16 words FIND ALL
noun
gidayuu (type of reciting used in the puppet theater)  (see also: 義太夫節; abbreviation)
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タイ (read as だい) : 13 words FIND ALL
noun
large drum; bass drum
9
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ふと : 47 words FIND ALL
1. fat; thick
2. deep (of a voice)
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ふと (read as ぶと) : 25 words FIND ALL
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Henshall: 181 (originally: 164)  Joy o' Kanji : 164  Key to Kanji: 692 

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タ   タイ   ふと fat   ふと to get fat, to put on weight   
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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   
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
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dot   
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