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湯 means 'hot water'

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Strokes : 12    Frequency: 875   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Challenge set: 4    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 44    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 68 words   Used in 146 words   Used in 1251 names   Component in 2 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   トウ
Kun
   hot water
⿰   () water   glorious  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 湯 is used 9 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 湯 is used 132 times, read 2 ways.
トウ : 23 words FIND ALL
noun
bath-house; public bath
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ゆ : 109 words FIND ALL
noun
1. hot water  (see also: )
2. hot bath; hot spring
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Henshall: 381 (originally: 359)  Joy o' Kanji : 359  Key to Kanji: 800 

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トウ   ゆ hot water   
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ヨウ    glorious, bright   
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モチ   not
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pig
タン   ダン    dawn   
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ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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スイ   みず water   
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