紀 means 'chronicle'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 461   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-2    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 17 words   Used in 68 words   Used in 2557 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
Name    おさむ   ただす   とし   とも   のり   もと
⿰   thread   self  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 紀 is used 3 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 紀 is used 66 times, read 1 way (with 1 variation).
キ : 64 words FIND ALL
century; era
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キ (read as ぎ) : 2 words FIND ALL
Rikkokushi (esp. Nihon-shoki)  (see also: 六国史)
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An additional 2 less common words include 紀 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 472 (originally: 449)  Joy o' Kanji : 449  Key to Kanji: 168 

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キ    chronicle   
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コ   キ   おのれ self   
シ   いと thread   
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