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戌 means 'dog'

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Strokes : 6    Frequency: 3335   Usefulness: 7    Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 2 words   Used in 9 words   Used in 16 names   Component in 40 kanji (7 Jōyō)
Hyōgaiji (表外字)
Kun
   いぬ dog; sign of the dog
On    ジュツ
This kanji represents the celestial dog which is the 11th sign in the Chinese zodiac, the , not the animal (which is represented by ).
⿵   five   one  
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noun
35th of the sexagenary cycle
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noun
twenty-third of the sexagenary cycle  (see also: 干支)
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noun
eleventh of the sexagenary cycle  (see also: 干支)
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noun
59th of the sexagenary cycle  (see also: 干支)
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noun
47th of the sexagenary cycle  (see also: 干支)
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いぬ dog; sign of the dog   
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number 5, 5th   
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tasseled spear
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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