旧 means 'former' and is a kyujitai form of

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Strokes : 5    Frequency: 916   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-11    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: 45    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 166 words   Used in 188 words   Used in 242 names   Component in 10 kanji (3 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
Kun    もと   ふる
⿰   stick   sun; day  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 旧 is used 8 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 旧 is used 173 times, read 3 ways.
キュウ : 165 words FIND ALL
restoration; restitution; rehabilitation
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もと : 1 word FIND ALL
Most common form:
noun, 'no' adjective, adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun (prefix)
former; ex-; past; one-time
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ふる : 7 words FIND ALL
adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun (temporal) (jisoumeishi)
the old year; last year
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An additional 4 less common words include 旧 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 677 (originally: 648)  Joy o' Kanji : 648  Key to Kanji: 196 

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キュウ    former, old   
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ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
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