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孝 means 'filial piety'

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Strokes : 7    Frequency: 1297   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-17    Grade: 6   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 11 words   Used in 22 words   Used in 1190 names   Component in 10 kanji (2 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   コウ
On    キョウ
Name    たか   たかし   のり   よし
⿱   () old   child  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 孝 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 孝 is used 22 times, read 1 way.
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コウ : 22 words FIND ALL
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filial piety
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An additional 考 less common words include 孝 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 870 (originally: 860)  Joy o' Kanji : 860  Key to Kanji: 320 

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コウ    filial piety   
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ロウ   old   おいる    ふける to grow old   
シ   ス   こ child   
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