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幅 means 'breadth'

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Strokes : 12    Frequency: 1184   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Challenge set: 6    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: 49    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 17 words   Used in 107 words   Used in 43 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   フク
Kun
   はば breadth, width; range; influence
With the help of 幅, you can say all of the following: "The stock price has dropped slightly," "The team is planning major changes in the coaching staff," or "We should have had a wide range of alternatives." The breadth of 幅 is often figurative, though you can also use it to express "wide belt" or "wide river." This kanji can even team up with another to express narrowness!
This is a synopsis of Joy o' Kanji's in-depth essay on 幅
⿰   turban   fill  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 幅 is used 7 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 幅 is used 103 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
フク (read as ぷく) : 15 words FIND ALL
1. full; wholehearted; utmost; all; every
noun
2. overall width
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フク : 15 words FIND ALL
noun
breadth, extent
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はば : 73 words FIND ALL
1. big; large; drastic; substantial  (opposite: 小幅)
noun
2. full-width cloth (approx. 72 cm wide for traditional Japanese clothing; approx. 140 cm wide for Western clothing)  (see also: 小幅, 中幅)
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Henshall: 1764  Joy o' Kanji : 1764  Key to Kanji:

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フク   はば breadth, width; range; influence   
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キン    turban, scarf   
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フク    fill   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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デン   た rice field   
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