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牲 means 'animal sacrifice'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 1715   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-30    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 0 words   Used in 16 words   Used in 3 names   Not used as a component
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 牲 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 牲 is used 15 times, read 1 way.
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noun
victim; sacrifice; scapegoat
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Henshall: 1474  Joy o' Kanji : 1474  Key to Kanji:

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セイ    animal sacrifice   
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ギュウ   うし cow   
セイ   ショウ    life   なま raw   いかす to enliven   いきる to live   いける to arrange flowers   うまれる to be born   う to give birth to   き pure, undiluted   お to grow, to sprout   はえる to grow, to sprout   はやす to grow, cultivate   
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