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峡 means 'gorge'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 1840   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-33    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 5 words   Used in 16 words   Used in 347 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   キョウ
On    コウ
Kun    はざま gorge, ravine
Name    き   ば
  
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In a nation of islands separated by straits that can be dangerously rough, geography is a vivid reality. The most common 峡 word by far is 峡 (strait), so this photo-studded essay mainly looks at significant Japanese straits and at the bridges, whirlpools, and important events associated with them. You will emerge from this essay with a much sharper sense of Japanese geography!
⿰   mountain   between  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 峡 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 峡 is used 14 times, read 1 way.
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noun
channel (e.g. between two land masses); strait
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キョウ    gorge   
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between
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eight
フ   フウ   おっと husband   
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ニ   ふた    ふた two   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
サン   やま mountain   
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