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影 means 'shadow'

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Strokes : 15    Frequency: 500   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-2    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 31 words   Used in 164 words   Used in 455 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   エイ
Kun
   かげ shadow
⿰   scenery   fur  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 影 is used 7 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 影 is used 161 times, read 2 ways.
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エイ : 115 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. influence; effect
2. to influence; to affect; to have an influence on; to impact; to have an effect on
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かげ : 46 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. shadow; silhouette; figure; shape
2. reflection; image
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An additional 3 less common words include 影 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 1017  Joy o' Kanji : 1017  Key to Kanji:

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エイ   かげ shadow   
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ケイ   scenery
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ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
キョウ   ケイ    capital   
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ショウ   こ-    お-    ちいさい small   
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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lid
fur, bristles, beard   
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