Components

莫 means 'must not'

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Strokes : 10    Frequency: 2126   Usefulness: 6    Study set: 6-3    Grade: 9   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 12 words   Used in 18 words   Used in 21 names   Component in 22 kanji (8 Jōyō)
Jinmeiyō (人名用)
On
   バク   ボ   マク   モ
On    ナイ
Kun    くれ   なか   なし
⿳   () grass   sun; day   big  
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莫 is not used in the most common form of any of the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese.
Across all words in Japanese, 莫 is used 11 times, read 2 ways.
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バク : 10 words FIND ALL
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1. enormous; vast
noun
2. malva nut
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なか : 1 word FIND ALL
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Most common form: なかれ
particle
must not; do not  (often written with kana only)
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バク   ボ   マク   モ    must not   
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ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
grass   
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