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薪 means 'fuel'

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Strokes : 16    Frequency: 2192   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-42    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 10 words   Used in 13 words   Used in 19 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   シン
Kun
   たきぎ firewood
Kun    まき firewood
⿱   () grass   new  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 薪 is used 3 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 薪 is used 12 times, read 3 ways.
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シン : 5 words FIND ALL
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noun
wood and charcoal; fuel
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たきぎ : 5 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. firewood; kindling; fuel
2. piece(s) of firewood  (usu. まき)
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まき : 2 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. hatchet; axe
2. wood-chopping; wood-splitting
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Henshall: 1445  Joy o' Kanji : 1445  Key to Kanji:

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シン    fuel   たきぎ firewood   
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シン   あたらしい    あら    にい- new   
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stand in the tree
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リツ   リュウ   た to stand   たてる to build   
モク   ボク   き    こ- tree   
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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   
stick   
キン   axe
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カ   ゲ   した below, under   くだ to descend   さげる to lower, to reduce   
cliff
grass   
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