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白 means 'white'

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Strokes : 5    Radical number: 106    Frequency: 196   JLPT: N5    Ring: 2    Set: 3    Grade: 1   Intermediate lesson: 4    Beginner lesson: 12   Begins 392 words   Used in 650 words   Used in 2376 names   Component in 102 kanji (35 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ハク   ビャク
Kun
   しろ white   しろ   しら-
Name    あき   か   はっ
See how this radical is on duty in just five Jōyō kanji, including (67: hundred) and (551: mark, target; adjectival ending), and means 'white' in exactly none of them!
⿱   () katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from   sun; day  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 白 is used 25 times, read 3 ways (with 2 variations). 1 words use a non-standard reading.
Across all words in Japanese, 白 is used 649 times, read 4 ways (with 5 variations). 1 words use a non-standard reading.
ハク : 239 words FIND ALL
white person; Caucasian
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ハク (read as ぱく) : 51 words FIND ALL
innocence (i.e. not guilty); purity; uprightness
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ハク (read as はっ) : 23 words FIND ALL
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ビャク : 9 words FIND ALL
noun
1. bai zhi (Chinese name for angelica species Angelica dahurica); traditional Chinese cure made from the root of this plant  (see also: 鎧草; often written with kana only)
2. Heracleum nipponicum (species of hogweed)  (see also: 花独活)
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ビャク (read as びゃっ) : 1 word FIND ALL
noun
albino fox; white (spiritual) fox
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しろ : 144 words FIND ALL
しら- (read as しら) : 60 words FIND ALL
noun
plain wood; unfinished woodwork
5
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しろ (read as じろ) : 40 words FIND ALL
1. pale; pallid
2. bluish-white
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Unclassified: 81 words. FIND ALL
plain; frank; candid; open; direct; straightforward; unabashed; blatant; flagrant  (often written with kana only)
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Part of a non-standard reading: 1 word. FIND ALL
white hair; grey hair; gray hair
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Henshall: 53 (originally: 65)  Joy o' Kanji : 65  Key to Kanji: 863 

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ハク   ビャク   しろ white   しろ    しら-    
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from   
ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
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