布 means 'cloth'

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Strokes : 5    Frequency: 696   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Challenge set: 3    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: 40    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 45 words   Used in 226 words   Used in 1016 names   Component in 4 kanji (2 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   ぬの cloth
Name    う   の   ほ
⿸  𠂇 () ten   turban  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 布 is used 13 times, read 2 ways (with 2 variations).
Across all words in Japanese, 布 is used 197 times, read 2 ways (with 4 variations).
フ : 74 words FIND ALL
purse; handbag; wallet
フ (read as ぷ) : 65 words FIND ALL
distribution; dissemination; allocation
フ (read as ぶ) : 33 words FIND ALL
zabuton (flat floor cushion used when sitting or kneeling; usu. rectangular)  (see also: 布団)
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ぬの : 19 words FIND ALL
1. cloth
2. bujian (spade-shaped bronze coin of ancient China)  (see also: 布銭; this meaning is restricted to reading ふ)
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ほ: 4 words. FIND ALL
pot-bellied god of good fortune
の: 2 words. FIND ALL
noun, noun (suffix), counter
unit of measurement for cloth breadth (30-38 cm)  (after a number in the hito-, futa-, mi- counting system)
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Henshall: 799 (originally: 778)  Joy o' Kanji : 778  Key to Kanji: 914 

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フ   ぬの cloth   
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ten   じゅう    じつ    と    とう    
キン    turban, scarf   
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