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滋 means 'luxuriant'

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Strokes : 12    Frequency: 2023   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-38    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 10 words   Used in 12 words   Used in 298 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
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Name    し   しげ   しげる
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⿰   () water   () excess  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 滋 is used 3 times, read 1 way (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 滋 is used 12 times, read 1 way (with 2 variations).
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noun
nutriment; wholesome; savoriness; savouriness; rich food; nourishment
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2
Most common form: 茂る
'ru' godan verb, intransitive verb
to grow thickly; to be in full leaf; to be rampant; to luxuriate; to be luxurious
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noun
Shiga prefecture (Kinki area)
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ジ    luxuriant   
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excess
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short, tiny   
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シ   いと thread   
grass   
スイ   みず water   
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