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礁 means 'reef'

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Strokes : 17    Frequency: 2552   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-47    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 1 word   Used in 10 words   Used in 102 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
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Reefs lurk underwater, just waiting to cause shipwrecks, and the very components of 礁 may point to sailors’ anxiety about this. Read about fish that change gender, the connection between coral and fences, the reason some coral reefs are circular, and what a reef in outer space represents. Learn a kanji for “off the coast of.” And best of all, see what it means figuratively to run aground.
⿰   stone   impatience  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 礁 is used 2 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 礁 is used 10 times, read 1 way.
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noun
reef; sunken rock
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ショウ    reef   
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セキ   シャク   コク   いし stone   
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whereupon one
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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ショウ   impatience   あせ to be impatient   こげる to be burned, to be scorched   こがす to burn, to scorch   こがれる to yearn for, to be in love with   
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little bird
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fire
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