芳 means 'fragrant'

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Strokes : 7    Frequency: 1496   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-23    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 35 words   Used in 45 words   Used in 1067 names   Component in 1 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   かんばしい fragrant
Name    お   かおる   は   ほ   みち   やす
⿱   () grass   way  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 芳 is used 2 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 芳 is used 40 times, read 2 ways.
ホウ : 36 words FIND ALL
perfume; fragrance; aroma; balm; sweet scent
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かんばしい : 4 words FIND ALL
1. sweet; fragrant; aromatic  (see also: 香ばしい)
2. good (e.g. reputation, rumor); favorable  (esp. neg. for unsavory, etc.)
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An additional よし less common words include 芳 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 1791  Joy o' Kanji : 1791  Key to Kanji:

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ホウ   かんばしい fragrant   
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ホウ   かた way, direction   
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