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締 means 'close'

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Strokes : 15    Frequency: 1020   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 5    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 42 words   Used in 113 words   Used in 14 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   テイ
Kun
   める to close   まる to be closed
Kun   まり   -し   -じ
⿰   thread   sovereign  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 締 is used 6 times, read 3 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 締 is used 104 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
テイ : 10 words FIND ALL
1. conclusion; execution (of a contract); entering (into treaty)
2. fastening (as in a joint)
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める : 55 words FIND ALL
ichidan verb, transitive verb
1. to tie; to fasten
2. to total; to sum  (see also: 〆る)
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5
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める (read as じ) : 20 words FIND ALL
noun
closing up; fastening the doors
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8
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まる (read as しまり) : 19 words FIND ALL
noun
company director; board member
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Henshall: 1622  Joy o' Kanji : 1622  Key to Kanji:

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テイ   しめる to close   しまる to be closed   
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テイ    sovereign   
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5
リツ   リュウ   た to stand   たてる to build   
2
cover; covered   
キン    turban, scarf   
5
シ   いと thread   
4
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