禾 means 'grain'

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Strokes : 5    Radical number: 115    Usefulness: 6    Study set: 6-12    Grade: 9   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 4 words   Used in 4 words   Used in 45 names   Component in 365 kanji (47 Jōyō)
Jinmeiyō (人名用)
Kun    いね two-branch tree radical (no. 115)
sometimes referred to as two-branch tree
Find out about the rice in some of the first kanji you learned - namely, (I) and (department) - and in some characters with financial meanings. Learn to distinguish the 'grain' radical 禾 from others with similar appearances and names.
 topped rice  
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禾 is not used in the most common form of any of the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese.
Across all words in Japanese, 禾 is used 2 times, read 1 way.
カ : 2 words FIND ALL
cereal crops
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An additional sometimes referred to as two-branch tree less common words include 禾 but the reading has not yet been categorized.

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