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漆 means 'varnish'

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Strokes : 14    Frequency: 2158   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-41    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 10 words   Used in 25 words   Used in 136 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   シツ
Kun
   うるし varnish, lacquer
Name    うる
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This richly illustrated essay features photos of rare lacquered works, including a suit of armor with an image of the deity Fudo-Myoo, a cabinet shaped like a monk's backpack, a tiered picnic set, and a large seated Buddha. Find out about Zeshin Shibata's lacquer art and methods of decorating lacquerwork with gold and silver. Also learn about lacquer toxicity and the meaning of "japanning"!
⿰   () water   man in the tree with water  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 漆 is used 4 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 漆 is used 21 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
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シツ : 8 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. dried lacquer
2. dry lacquer (technique); kanshitsu; technique for making objects (vessels, sculptures, statues, etc.) from many layers of hemp cloth soaked with lacquer
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シツ (read as しっ) : 3 words FIND ALL
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noun
lacquer ware; lacquerware; lacquer work; lacquerwork
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うるし : 10 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. lacquer; varnish; japan
2. lacquer tree (Toxicodendron vernicifluum)  (often written with kana only)
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Henshall: 1334  Joy o' Kanji : 1334  Key to Kanji:

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シツ   うるし varnish, lacquer   
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man in the tree with water
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
モク   ボク   き    こ- tree   
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ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
stick   
water
スイ   みず water   
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