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岳 means 'mountain peak'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 1528   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-24    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 8 words   Used in 23 words   Used in 2412 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ガク
Kun
   たけ mountain peak
Name    おか   たか   たけん
⿱   hill   mountain  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 岳 is used 3 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 岳 is used 22 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
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ガク : 17 words FIND ALL
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mountains
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たけ : 3 words FIND ALL
2
noun, suffix
1. peak
2. mountain
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たけ (read as だけ) : 2 words FIND ALL
3
noun
spotted nutcracker (Nucifraga caryocatactes)  (see also: 星烏; often written with kana only; obscure term)
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An additional 1 less common words include 岳 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 1082  Joy o' Kanji : 1082  Key to Kanji:

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ガク   たけ mountain peak   
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キュウ   おか hill   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
キン   axe
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カ   ゲ   した below, under   くだ to descend   さげる to lower, to reduce   
cliff
サン   やま mountain   
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