泳 means 'swim'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 1548   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-21    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 35    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 15 words   Used in 55 words   Used in 29 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   およ swim
⿰   () water   long time  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 泳 is used 3 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 泳 is used 55 times, read 2 ways.
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'gu' godan verb, intransitive verb
to swim
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Henshall: 252 (originally: 232)  Joy o' Kanji : 232  Key to Kanji: 41 

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エイ   およ swim   
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スイ   みず water   
エイ   long time   なが long (time)   
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スイ   みず water   
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