巾 means 'turban'

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Strokes : 3    Radical number: 50    Frequency: 2051   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 18    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 12 words   Used in 48 words   Used in 127 names   Component in 67 kanji (33 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   turban, scarf
On    フク
Kun    おお   ちきり   きれ
A new Joyo kanji, 巾 is a versatile character that helps you discuss anything from dishrags to the width of a waterfall. It's in 巾 (pouch), which has influenced both fashion and food (having lent its pyramidal shape to two dishes that are considered lucky). As a radical, 巾 pops up in scads of kanji, including some of the first ones you learned.
This is a synopsis of Joy o' Kanji's in-depth essay on 巾
Essay 1989 on 巾 (cloth; 'cloth' radical) tells you all about this radical, which inserts itself into scads of kanji, including some of the first you ever learned: (130: city; market) and (520: seat).
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 巾 is used 2 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 巾 is used 33 times, read 1 way (with 1 variation).
キン : 30 words FIND ALL
house-cloth; dust cloth
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キン (read as ぎん) : 3 words FIND ALL
sea anemone  (often written with kana only)
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Henshall: Joy o' Kanji : 1989  Key to Kanji:

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キン    turban, scarf   
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