恋 means 'love'

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Strokes : 10    Frequency: 760   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-7    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: 42    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 73 words   Used in 97 words   Used in 331 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   こい love   こいしい darling, beloved    to long for
⿱   again; also   heart  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 恋 is used 7 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 恋 is used 93 times, read 3 ways.
レン : 33 words FIND ALL
love; love-making; passion; emotion; affections
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こい : 54 words FIND ALL
(romantic) love
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: 6 words FIND ALL
Yodan verb with `su' ending (archaic), transitive verb
to live deeply in love  (archaic)
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Henshall: 1931  Joy o' Kanji : 1931  Key to Kanji: 1087 

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レン   こい love   こいしい darling, beloved   こ to long for   
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また again; also   
シン   こころ heart   
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