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属 means 'belong to'

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Strokes : 12    Frequency: 928   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 4    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 43 words   Used in 391 words   Used in 93 names   Component in 1 kanji (1 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ゾク
Kun
   to belong to
On    ショク
Kun    さかん   つく   やから
Name    さっか   つき
  
Lower element is a rare kanji
⿸   corpse  ⿱   () katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from  ⿻   insect   wide  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 属 is used 10 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 属 is used 389 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
ゾク : 381 words FIND ALL
noun
metal
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3
2
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ショク : 5 words FIND ALL
suru verb - special class, transitive verb
1. to entrust
2. to send (a message, etc.)  (this meaning is restricted to reading しょくする)
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8
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ゾク (read as ぞっ) : 3 words FIND ALL
noun
vassal state; vassal nation; dependency
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Henshall: 766 (originally: 744)  Joy o' Kanji : 744  Key to Kanji: 681 

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ゾク    to belong to   
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5
katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from   
K
wide
チュウ   むし insect   
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4
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
1
dot   
チュウ   ジュウ   なか middle   
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1
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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2
stick   
corpse
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