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秋 means 'autumn'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 650   JLPT: N4    Usefulness: 2    Study set: 2-4    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 14    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 91 words   Used in 141 words   Used in 1443 names   Component in 16 kanji (1 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   シュウ
Kun
   あき autumn
Kun    とき
Name    あい
⿰   grain   fire  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 秋 is used 3 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 秋 is used 137 times, read 3 ways (with 2 variations).
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シュウ : 62 words FIND ALL
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noun
thousand years; many years
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シュウ (read as じゅう) : 7 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. spring and autumn; spring and fall; months and years  (see also: 五経)
2. the Chronicles of Lu or the Spring and Autumn Annals - one of the Five Classics  (this meaning is restricted to reading しゅんじゅう)
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あき : 63 words FIND ALL
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Most common form: あき
noun (temporal) (jisoumeishi)
autumn; fall
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とき : 2 words FIND ALL
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noun
crisis; critical moment; critical time
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あい: 3 words. FIND ALL
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noun
merganser (any duck of genus Mergus)  (often written with kana only)
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Henshall: 156 (originally: 140)  Joy o' Kanji : 140  Key to Kanji: 487 

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シュウ   あき autumn   
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grain
カ   fire   ひ    ほ-    
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eight
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
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