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柔 means 'soft'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 1349   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Challenge set: 7    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: 51    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 37 words   Used in 60 words   Used in 40 names   Component in 2 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ジュウ   ニュウ
Kun
   やわらかい soft
Kun    やわ   やわらか   やわ
Name    とお
⿱   halberd   tree  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 柔 is used 5 times, read 3 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 柔 is used 57 times, read 4 ways.
ジュウ : 36 words FIND ALL
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ニュウ : 2 words FIND ALL
gentleness; mildness; meekness
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やわらかい : 18 words FIND ALL
1. soft; tender; limp; limber
2. gentle; mild
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やわ (read as やわら) : 1 word FIND ALL
noun
judo; jujutsu  (see also: 柔道, 柔術)
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ジュウ   ニュウ   やわらかい soft   
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ム   ほこ halberd   
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from   
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ヨ    previously, in advance   
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katakana 'ma'   
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チョウ   テイ    a (city) block; counter for long/narrow things, blocks of tofu   
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モク   ボク   き    こ- tree   
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ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
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stick   
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