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歳 means 'years old'

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Strokes : 13    Frequency: 268   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Challenge set: 3    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: 20    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 38 words   Used in 83 words   Used in 222 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   サイ   セイ
Kun
   X years old, year-end
Kun    とし   とせ   よわい
(Chinese) 岁     
⿱   stop  ⿵   dog   small  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 歳 is used 3 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 歳 is used 78 times, read 4 ways (with 1 variation).
サイ : 51 words FIND ALL
noun (temporal) (jisoumeishi)
time; years
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サイ (read as ざい) : 5 words FIND ALL
interjection (kandoushi), noun
1. crying "banzai" (or raising one's hands in the banzai gesture)
2. something worthy of celebration
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2
5
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セイ : 2 words FIND ALL
noun
1. year-end gift  (see also: お歳暮)
2. end of the year; year end
4
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とし : 13 words FIND ALL
noun
1. year
2. age; years
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とせ : 7 words FIND ALL
noun
century; hundred years; a long time
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6
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Henshall: 1294  Joy o' Kanji : 1294  Key to Kanji: 370 

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サイ   セイ    X years old, year-end   
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3
シ   とめる to stop   とまる to stop   
2
ショウ   こ-    お-    ちいさい small   
1
いぬ dog; sign of the dog   
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#5, 5th   
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spear; javelin
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
1
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