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相 means 'minister'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 111   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-2    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 15    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 313 words   Used in 702 words   Used in 976 names   Component in 9 kanji (3 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
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   ソウ   ショウ
Kun
   あい- mutual
Name    あ   い   おう   さ   さが   すけ
⿰   tree   eye  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 相 is used 20 times, read 3 ways. 2 words use a non-standard reading.
Across all words in Japanese, 相 is used 630 times, read 3 ways (with 2 variations). 3 words use a non-standard reading.
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ソウ : 416 words FIND ALL
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consultation; discussion
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ショウ : 52 words FIND ALL
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noun
Prime Minister; Chancellor (Germany, Austria, etc.); Premier
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ソウ (read as ぞう) : 3 words FIND ALL
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noun
one's sleeping posture
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あい- (read as あい) : 155 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. companion; partner; company
2. other party; addressee
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さが: 1 word. FIND ALL
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noun
1. one's nature; one's destiny
2. custom; tradition; habit
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Part of a non-standard reading: 3 words. FIND ALL
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noun
1. sumo wrestling  (sumo term)
2. wrestler; rikishi  (see also: 相撲取り; sumo term; abbreviation)
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Henshall: 348 (originally: 530)  Joy o' Kanji : 530  Key to Kanji: 660 

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ソウ   ショウ    minister   あい- mutual   
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ボク   モク   eye   ま-    め    
モク   ボク   き    こ- tree   
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ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
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