Components

褒 means 'praise'

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Strokes : 15    Frequency: 1984   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-37    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 22 words   Used in 35 words   Used in 6 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ホウ
Kun
   める to praise
  
⿴   clothes   protect  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 褒 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 褒 is used 34 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
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ホウ : 20 words FIND ALL
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noun
reward; prize
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める : 12 words FIND ALL
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ichidan verb, transitive verb
to praise; to admire; to speak well of someone
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める (read as ぼ) : 2 words FIND ALL
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high praise; eulogy; rave review
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Henshall: 1803  Joy o' Kanji : 1803  Key to Kanji:

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ホウ   ほめる to praise   
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ホ   たも to protect, safeguard   
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
ホウ   ボウ   amazed   あきれる to be amazed   ほうける    ほけ    ぼける to be befuddled or slow; to go senile   
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コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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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   
イ   ころも clothes   
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