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孫 means 'grandchild'

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Strokes : 10    Frequency: 1000   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-12    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: 46    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 16 words   Used in 47 words   Used in 196 names   Component in 3 kanji (1 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ソン
Kun
   まご grandchild
Name   
⿰   () child   system  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 孫 is used 2 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 孫 is used 41 times, read 2 ways.
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ソン : 25 words FIND ALL
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noun
descendants; posterity; offspring
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まご : 16 words FIND ALL
2
Most common form: まご
noun
grandchild; grandson; granddaughter
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Henshall: 565 (originally: 538)  Joy o' Kanji : 538  Key to Kanji: 686 

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ソン   まご grandchild   
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ケイ    system; lineage   
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from
シ   いと thread   
child   
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