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活 means 'activity'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 190   JLPT: N3    Ring: 4    Set: 2    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 17    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 109 words   Used in 373 words   Used in 271 names   Component in 1 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   カツ
Kun
   activity, resuscitation
Kun   きる   いかす   いける
⿰   () water   tongue  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 活 is used 11 times, read 1 way (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 活 is used 364 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
カツ : 300 words FIND ALL
living; life (one's daily existence); livelihood
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カツ (read as かっ) : 48 words FIND ALL
vigor; vigour; active; lively
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きる : 16 words FIND ALL
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
1. to live; to exist
2. to make a living; to subsist
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Henshall: 99 (originally: 244)  Joy o' Kanji : 244  Key to Kanji: 126 

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カツ    activity, resuscitation   
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ゼツ   した tongue   
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セン   1000; thousand   ち 1000   
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from   
ジュウ   ジッ   ten   と    とお    
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イチ   イツ   one   ひと    ひと-    
stick   
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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スイ   みず water   
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