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粘 means 'sticky'

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Strokes : 11    Frequency: 1736   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-30    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 45 words   Used in 58 words   Used in 2 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ネン
Kun
   ねば to be sticky, tenacious
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Knowing this kanji enables us to talk about sticky substances (from natto and rice to Post-It notes) and about a stick-to-it attitude in life, in sports, and in business. Learn to say, "You hung in there very well, but I won." Find out which term for "tenacious" is positive (i.e., persevering) and which is negative (i.e., persistent). Also learn terms related to clay, adhesion, viscosity, and more.
⿰   rice   occupy  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 粘 is used 5 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 粘 is used 57 times, read 2 ways.
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mucous membrane
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'ru' godan verb, intransitive verb
1. to be sticky; to be adhesive
2. to persevere; to persist; to stick to; to hold out; to linger
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Henshall: 1679  Joy o' Kanji : 1679  Key to Kanji:

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ネン   sticky   ねば to be sticky, tenacious   
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ベイ   マイ   こめ rice   
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eight
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   
stick   
セン   しめる to occupy, hold   うらな to tell fortunes   
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コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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divining rod
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