舟 means 'boat'

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Strokes : 6    Radical number: 137    Frequency: 1196   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-16    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: 49    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 31 words   Used in 72 words   Used in 635 names   Component in 66 kanji (9 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   ふね boat   ふな-
Kun    -ぶね
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Essay 1354 on 舟 (small boat; 'boat' radical) presents the eight Jōyō kanji with this on-duty radical, including (sailing) and (carrier).
⿱   () katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from  ⿻  ⿵   wide   dot   one  
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 rust; vermilion  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 舟 is used 10 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 舟 is used 65 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
シュウ : 19 words FIND ALL
1 1-0
bitter enemies (placed by fate) in the same boat  (yojijukugo)
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ふね : 11 words FIND ALL
1. plank raft
2. display stand for seafood (Edo period)
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ふな- (read as ふな) : 19 words FIND ALL
boating; sailing
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ふね (read as ぶね) : 16 words FIND ALL
Most common form: 小船
boat; small craft
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An additional 丹 less common words include 舟 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 1354  Joy o' Kanji : 1354  Key to Kanji:

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シュウ   ふね boat   ふな-    
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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