詩 means 'poetry'

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Strokes : 13    Frequency: 1073   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-11    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 53 words   Used in 101 words   Used in 500 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
Kun    うた poem, poetry
⿰   say; word   temple  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 詩 is used 4 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 詩 is used 100 times, read 2 ways.
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Most common form:
1. song  (唄 is primarily used for shamisen songs)
2. classical Japanese poetry (esp. tanka)  (see also: 短歌)
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An additional one less common word includes 詩 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 307 (originally: 291)  Joy o' Kanji : 291  Key to Kanji: 431 

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シ   poetry
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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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ジ   temple   てら Buddhist temple   
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スン   inch
ド   ト   ground; earth   つち ground, earth, soil   
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