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寺 means 'temple'

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Strokes : 6    Frequency: 403   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-2    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 36    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 23 words   Used in 75 words   Used in 6502 names   Component in 17 kanji (7 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ジ
Kun
   てら Buddhist temple
⿱   ground; earth   inch  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 寺 is used 3 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 寺 is used 71 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
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temple
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noun
temple (Buddhist)
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てら (read as でら) : 11 words FIND ALL
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noun
Zen temple  (Buddhist term)
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Henshall: 149 (originally: 133)  Joy o' Kanji : 133  Key to Kanji: 441 

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ジ   temple   てら Buddhist temple   
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スン   inch
ド   ト   ground; earth   つち ground, earth, soil   
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