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沼 means 'marsh'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 1212   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 7    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 18 words   Used in 31 words   Used in 1681 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ショウ
Kun
   ぬま marsh, bog
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This is a synopsis of Joy o' Kanji's in-depth essay on 沼
⿰   () water   summon  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 沼 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 沼 is used 26 times, read 2 ways.
ショウ : 12 words FIND ALL
noun
lakes and marshes
5
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ぬま : 14 words FIND ALL
noun, noun (suffix)
swamp; bog; pond; lake
1
5
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Henshall: 1395  Joy o' Kanji : 1395  Key to Kanji:

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ショウ   ぬま marsh, bog   
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5
スイ   みず water   
ショウ   め to summon   
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4
トウ   かたな sword   
5
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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2
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