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成 means 'become'

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Strokes : 6    Frequency: 121   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Challenge set: 1    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: 16    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 151 words   Used in 664 words   Used in 2033 names   Component in 5 kanji (3 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   セイ   ジョウ
Kun
   to become    to perform, to accomplish
Name    あき   あきら   しげ   そん   たえ   なお   なり   なる   のり   ひら   まさ   よし   り
⿹   spear; javelin   wrap  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 成 is used 31 times, read 3 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 成 is used 651 times, read 3 ways (with 2 variations).
セイ : 513 words FIND ALL
growth; grow to adulthood
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2
TEST
ジョウ : 15 words FIND ALL
noun, 'suru' verb, noun (suffix)
fulfillment; fulfilment; realization; realisation; completion
5
TEST
: 102 words FIND ALL
'tsu' godan verb, intransitive verb, transitive verb
1. to consist of; to be made up of; to be composed of
2. to be practical (logical, feasible, viable); to be concluded; to hold true
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3
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(read as なり) : 20 words FIND ALL
1. upstart; nouveau riche; new rich; coming into wealth suddenly  (derogatory)
2. piece promoted to gold general  (see also: 成る; orig. meaning; shogi term)
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6
TEST
(read as なる) : 1 word FIND ALL
expression, adverb
I see; That's right!; Indeed  (often written with kana only)
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5
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Henshall: 545 (originally: 515)  Joy o' Kanji : 515  Key to Kanji: 594 

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セイ   ジョウ   な to become   な to perform, to accomplish   
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spear; javelin
wrap
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