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流 means 'flow'

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Strokes : 10    Frequency: 204   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Challenge set: 2    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 18    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 166 words   Used in 547 words   Used in 860 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ル   リュウ
Kun
   ながれる to flow   なが to pour out, to flush 
Kun    なが
Name    な   ながれ   めぐる
⿰   () water   private lidded river  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 流 is used 31 times, read 3 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 流 is used 522 times, read 3 ways.
リュウ : 398 words FIND ALL
1. (cultural) exchange; interchange; interaction; (inter-) mingling; (social, etc.) networking; intercourse
2. alternating current; AC
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2
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ル : 24 words FIND ALL
circulation; dissemination
5
TEST
ながれる : 100 words FIND ALL
noun
1. stream; current; flow
2. course of events
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2
TEST
Henshall: 432 (originally: 409)  Joy o' Kanji : 409  Key to Kanji: 1064 

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ル   リュウ   ながれる to flow   なが to pour out, to flush    
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スイ   みず water   
private lidded river
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private lidded
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ム   private
lid
セン   かわ river   
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1
katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from   
K
stick   
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