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能 means 'ability'

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Strokes : 10    Frequency: 200   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-4    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: 18    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 67 words   Used in 572 words   Used in 993 names   Component in 6 kanji (3 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ノウ
Kun    ability, talent, skill, capacity
Name    たか   の   のり   よし
⿰   private month  ⿱   spoon   spoon  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 能 is used 17 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 能 is used 557 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
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potential; possible; practicable; feasible
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1. well; properly; skillfully  (see also: 良く; often written with kana only)
2. often  (see also: 良く)
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noun
peninsula in Ishikawa Prefecture
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Henshall: 787 (originally: 766)  Joy o' Kanji : 766  Key to Kanji: 844 

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ノウ    ability   
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さじ spoon   
private month
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ム   private
ガツ   ゲツ   つき month; moon   
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