菱 means 'diamond'

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Strokes : 11    Frequency: 1917   Usefulness: 6    Challenge set: 2    Grade: 9   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 14 words   Used in 31 words   Used in 222 names   Not used as a component
Jinmeiyō (人名用)
   ひし    diamond (shape), water chestnut
⿱   () grass   dawdle  
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1. Trapa japonica (species of plant closely related to water chestnut or water caltrop)  (often written with kana only)
2. caltrop (weapon); caltrap
rhombus; rhomb; diamond shape
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rhombus-shaped mochi
rhombencephalon; hindbrain  (see also: 後脳)
stitching chisel; pricking iron; multi-prong punch for leather-craft

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リョウ   diamond   ひし    
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セン   さき ahead   
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