記 means 'note'

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Strokes : 10    Frequency: 161   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-3    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 17    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 150 words   Used in 672 words   Used in 941 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   しる to note, write down
Name    のり
⿰   say; word   self  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 記 is used 21 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 記 is used 661 times, read 2 ways.
キ : 659 words FIND ALL
diary; journal
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しる : 2 words FIND ALL
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1. to write down; to note; to jot down  (see also: 記する)
2. to remember  (usu. as 心に記す, etc.)
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An additional 11 less common words include 記 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 105 (originally: 95)  Joy o' Kanji : 95  Key to Kanji: 170 

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キ   しる to note, write down   
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ゲン   ゴン   say; word   こと word, saying   い to say   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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コ   キ   おのれ self   
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