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敷 means 'spread out'

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Strokes : 15    Frequency: 607   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-3    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 27 words   Used in 107 words   Used in 986 names   Component in 2 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   フ
Kun
   to spread out, to lay
Kun    -し
Name    しき   にゅう
⿰   the first time the way   strike  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 敷 is used 7 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 敷 is used 101 times, read 2 ways (with 3 variations).
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noun
laying (a railroad, pipes, naval mines, etc.); construction
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Most common form: しく
1. to spread out; to lay out
2. to take a position
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Most common form: 下敷
noun
1. desk pad; sheet of plastic (or cardboard, felt, etc.) placed under writing paper; underlay
2. being pinned under; being caught under; being trapped under; being buried under; being crushed beneath
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じき: 9 words. FIND ALL
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noun
reviewing stand; box; gallery
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しき: 63 words. FIND ALL
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noun
site; plot; lot; grounds
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Henshall: 1756  Joy o' Kanji : 1756  Key to Kanji:

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フ   し to spread out, to lay   
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the first time the way
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ホ    the first time   
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ヨウ   もちいる to use   
ジュウ   ジッ   と    とお ten   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
stick   
dot   
ホウ   かた way, direction   
ぼく strike   
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