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点 means 'spot'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 241   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-5    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 19    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 88 words   Used in 499 words   Used in 35 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   テン
Kun   ける to turn on (light etc)   つ   とぼ to be lit   とも   とぼ to light (a fire)   たてる   さ   ぼち
     
⿱   occupy   () fire  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 点 is used 31 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 点 is used 487 times, read 6 ways.
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テン : 471 words FIND ALL
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noun, noun (suffix)
1. spot; mark
2. point; dot
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ける : 7 words FIND ALL
expression, ichidan verb
to turn on the light
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とぼ : 3 words FIND ALL
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Most common form: 灯す
'su' godan verb, transitive verb
to light; to turn on
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てる : 2 words FIND ALL
ichidan verb, transitive verb
to make tea (matcha); to perform the tea ceremony  (see also: 立てる)
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expression, 'su' godan verb
to apply eyedrops
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とも : 2 words FIND ALL
2
Most common form: 火ともし
1. lighting a torch; lighting up a lamp
noun
2. person who leads a funeral procession with a torch
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An additional 14 less common words include 点 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 196 (originally: 179)  Joy o' Kanji : 179  Key to Kanji: 781 

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テン    spot, point   
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fire
セン   しめる to occupy, hold   うらな to tell fortunes   
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コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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divining rod
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