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江 means 'stream'

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Strokes : 6    Frequency: 290   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-1    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 39 words   Used in 56 words   Used in 5126 names   Component in 2 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
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   コウ
Kun
   stream, creek
Name    くん   とうみ   み   りえ
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⿰   () water   work  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 江 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 江 is used 54 times, read 2 ways (with 3 variations).
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noun
1. the public; the world
2. abbreviated joint reference to the Chinese provinces Jiangxi (江西省) and Hunan (湖南省)
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コウ (read as ごう) : 1 word FIND ALL
noun
Zen disciples
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え : 36 words FIND ALL
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noun
old name of Tokyo
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noun
Omi beef
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noun
inlet; cove; creek; bay
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コウ   え stream, creek   
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コウ   ク    work; construction; craft   
スイ   みず water   
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