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訳 means 'translate' or 'reason' and is a variant of

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Strokes : 11    Frequency: 834   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-6    Grade: 6   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 43 words   Used in 167 words   Used in 30 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
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   ヤク
Kun
   わけ reason, explanation
译 (Chinese)     
⿰   say; word   shaku  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 訳 is used 8 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 訳 is used 165 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
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Most common form: 飜訳
1. translation
2. de-encryption; deciphering
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ヤク (read as やっ) : 1 word FIND ALL
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translating and explaining
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わけ : 47 words FIND ALL
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Most common form: わけ
noun
conclusion from reasoning, judgement or calculation based on something read or heard; reason; cause; meaning; circumstances; situation  (often written with kana only)
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Henshall: 993 (originally: 982)  Joy o' Kanji : 982  Key to Kanji: 1019 

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ヤク   translate; reason   わけ reason, explanation   
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シャク    unit of length (about a foot)   
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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