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舌 means 'tongue'

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Strokes : 6    Radical number: 135    Frequency: 1181   JLPT: N1    Ring: 6    Set: 6    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 50 words   Used in 92 words   Used in 53 names   Component in 12 kanji (6 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ゼツ
Kun
   した tongue
⿱   1000; thousand   mouth  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 舌 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 舌 is used 85 times, read 2 ways (with 2 variations).
ゼツ : 29 words FIND ALL
wicked tongue; abusive language
8
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ゼツ (read as ぜっ) : 17 words FIND ALL
noun
war of words
8
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した : 34 words FIND ALL
noun
1. tongue
2. tongue-like object; clapper (of a bell); talon (of a lock)
3
3
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した (read as じた) : 5 words FIND ALL
noun
dislike of very hot food or drink; inability to take hot food
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Henshall: 755 (originally: 732)  Joy o' Kanji : 732  Key to Kanji: 627 

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ゼツ   した tongue   
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セン   1000; thousand   ち 1000   
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from   
ジュウ   ジッ   ten   と    とお    
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イチ   イツ   one   ひと    ひと-    
stick   
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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