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尊 means 'precious'

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Strokes : 12    Frequency: 1060   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-13    Grade: 6   Intermediate lesson: 47    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 52 words   Used in 92 words   Used in 303 names   Component in 12 kanji (1 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ソン
Kun
   たっと   とうと precious, dear, exalted   たっと   とうと to set a high value on, to esteem highly
Name
   たか
Name    さだ   たけ   みこと
⿱   chieftain   inch  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 尊 is used 6 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 尊 is used 85 times, read 3 ways (with 2 variations).
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ソン : 68 words FIND ALL
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respect; esteem; reverence; honour; honor
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ソン (read as ぞん) : 9 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. principal object of worship at a temple (usu. a buddha or bodhisattva); principal image; idol
2. the man himself; the person at the heart of the matter  (jocular, humorous term)
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たっと : 4 words FIND ALL
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precious; valuable; priceless; noble; exalted; sacred
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とうと : 2 words FIND ALL
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'bu' godan verb, transitive verb
to value; to prize; to esteem; to respect
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みこと: 2 words. FIND ALL
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Most common form:
noun (suffix), noun
1. Lord; Highness  (after the name of a god or a noble)
pronoun
2. you  (archaic; derogatory)
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An additional たっと.ぶ less common words include 尊 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 939 (originally: 927)  Joy o' Kanji : 927  Key to Kanji: 687 

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ソン   たっと    とうと precious, dear, exalted   たっと    とうと to set a high value on, to esteem highly   
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スン   inch
chieftain   
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ハチ   や    や    よう eight   
sake flask   とり sign of the bird   
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西
セイ   サイ   にし west   
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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