牧 means 'pasture'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 1381   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-20    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 31 words   Used in 42 words   Used in 1467 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   まき pasture
Name    ま   まい   もく
⿰   () cow   strike  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 牧 is used 4 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 牧 is used 41 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
ボク : 35 words FIND ALL
1. farm (livestock); ranch (US); station (Aus, NZ)
2. pasture land; meadow; grazing land
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ボク (read as ぼっ) : 3 words FIND ALL
pastoral; idyllic
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まき : 3 words FIND ALL
1 2
pasture; grazing land
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An additional まき less common words include 牧 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 614 (originally: 586)  Joy o' Kanji : 586  Key to Kanji: 978 

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ボク   まき pasture   
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ぼく strike   
ギュウ   うし cow   
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