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沙 means 'sand'

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Strokes : 7    Frequency: 1295   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-17    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 20 words   Used in 66 words   Used in 2163 names   Component in 8 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   サ
On    シャ
Kun    すな sand   よなげる
⿰   () water   few  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 沙 is used 2 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 沙 is used 52 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
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サ : 27 words FIND ALL
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1. affair; state; incident; issue; matter
2. verdict; sentence
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シャ : 12 words FIND ALL
3
numeric
1. 10^52 (or 10^56)
noun
2. innumerable
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サ (read as ざ) : 12 words FIND ALL
noun
(committing, resorting to) an act of violence  (yojijukugo)
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すな : 1 word FIND ALL
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noun
1. sand; grit
2. gold dust; silver dust
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Henshall: Joy o' Kanji : 2013  Key to Kanji:

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サ   sand
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ショウ   すこ a little   すくない few   
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from
ショウ   こ-    お-    ちいさい small   
スイ   みず water   
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