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火 means 'fire'

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Strokes : 4    Radical number: 86    Frequency: 465   JLPT: N5    Usefulness: 1    Challenge set: 4    Grade: 1   Intermediate lesson: 5    Beginner lesson: 17   Begins 251 words   Used in 514 words   Used in 503 names   Component in 69 kanji (19 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   カ
Kun
     ほ-
Kun    -び
  
Is a person () on fire in (1338: to boil)?! Why would (179: point) be ablaze? And what about the poor bear represented by (1995)? If you're burning with questions about the 'fire' radical, check out this Radical Note!
⿵   () eight   man  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 火 is used 22 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 火 is used 475 times, read 3 ways (with 3 variations).
カ : 300 words FIND ALL
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カ (read as が) : 1 word FIND ALL
noun
kanji "fire" radical at bottom  (see also: 列火)
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ひ : 114 words FIND ALL
noun, noun (suffix)
fire; flame; blaze
4
1
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ひ (read as び) : 50 words FIND ALL
noun
fireworks
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2
2
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ほ- (read as ほ) : 9 words FIND ALL
noun
firelight; shadows or forms moving in firelight
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7
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ひ (read as ぴ) : 1 word FIND ALL
noun
oven; (waffle) iron
8
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Henshall: 15 (originally: 8)  Joy o' Kanji : Key to Kanji: 84 

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カ   fire   ひ    ほ-    
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eight
ジン   ニン   ひと man   
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