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母 means 'mother'

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Strokes : 5    Radical number: 80    Frequency: 238   JLPT: N5    Usefulness: 1    Study set: 1-4    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 4    Beginner lesson: 15   Begins 84 words   Used in 241 words   Used in 371 names   Component in 23 kanji (0 Jōyō)
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Kun
   はは mother
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 母 is used 14 times, read 2 ways. 2 words use a non-standard reading.
Across all words in Japanese, 母 is used 183 times, read 3 ways. 2 words use a non-standard reading.
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grandmother  (see also: )
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2
noun
mother  (see also: ; かか was used by children; humble)
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Most common form: 入り母屋
noun
gabled, hipped roof
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noun
mother  (see also: 母さん; honorific)
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An additional 58 less common words include 母 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 222 (originally: 203)  Joy o' Kanji : 203  Key to Kanji: 959 

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