Components

立 means 'stand'

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Strokes : 5    Radical number: 117    Frequency: 45   JLPT: N4    Usefulness: 2    Study set: 2-2    Grade: 1   Intermediate lesson: 6    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 285 words   Used in 1020 words   Used in 2175 names   Component in 349 kanji (65 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   リツ   リュウ
Kun
   to stand   てる to build
On    リットル
Kun   ち-   たて-   たて-   -た   -だ   -だてる
Name    たち   たっ   たつ   だて   つい
  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 立 is used 48 times, read 4 ways (with 4 variations).
Across all words in Japanese, 立 is used 982 times, read 5 ways (with 7 variations).
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リツ : 251 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. coming into existence; arrangements; establishment; conclusion; completion
2. to come into existence; to be true; to hold (i.e. hold true)
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リツ (read as りっ) : 103 words FIND ALL
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1. splendid; fine; handsome; elegant; imposing; prominent
2. praiseworthy; creditable; worthy
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リュウ : 9 words FIND ALL
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(act of) building (temple, monument, etc.); erection
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: 380 words FIND ALL
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'tsu' godan verb, intransitive verb
1. to stand; to rise; to stand up  (this meaning is restricted to form 立つ, たつ)
2. to find oneself (e.g. in a difficult position)  (this meaning is restricted to form 立つ, たつ)
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(read as だ) : 134 words FIND ALL
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'tsu' godan verb, intransitive verb
to be conspicuous; to stand out
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てる (read as たて) : 34 words FIND ALL
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noun
reserve (fund); deposit
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(read as たつ) : 6 words FIND ALL
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noun
stepladder; steps
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たて- (read as だて) : 4 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. menu; bill of fare
2. program; programme; schedule
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(read as たっ) : 1 word FIND ALL
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Most common form: 建端
noun
1. height (of a building, etc.)  (architecture term)
2. height (of a person, thing, etc.)  (often written with kana only)
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だつ: 1 word. FIND ALL
0
noun
short pillar set on a beam to support a ridgepole  (see also: うだつが上がらない; often written with kana only)
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だち: 15 words. FIND ALL
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noun
grove of trees
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たち: 44 words. FIND ALL
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noun
standpoint; position; situation
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An additional たち less common words include 立 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 37 (originally: 73)  Joy o' Kanji : 73  Key to Kanji: 1062 

Cascading kanji view

リツ   リュウ   た to stand   たてる to build   
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