屋 means 'roof'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 89   JLPT: N4    Usefulness: 2    Study set: 2-3    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 8    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 41 words   Used in 541 words   Used in 5288 names   Component in 9 kanji (1 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
⿸   corpse   reach  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 屋 is used 19 times, read 2 ways. 1 word uses a non-standard reading.
Across all words in Japanese, 屋 is used 479 times, read 2 ways. 2 words use a non-standard reading.
オク : 29 words FIND ALL
rooftop  (see also: 屋上庭園)
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や : 448 words FIND ALL
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Part of a non-standard reading: 2 words. FIND ALL
1. room; chamber
2. apartment; flat; pad
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An additional 63 less common words include 屋 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 256 (originally: 236)  Joy o' Kanji : 236  Key to Kanji: 67 

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オク   や roof   
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シ   いた to reach, to lead to   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ム   private
ド   ト   ground; earth   つち ground, earth, soil   
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