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謎 means 'riddle'

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Strokes : 16    Frequency: 1585   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 12    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 6 words   Used in 7 words   Used in 1 name   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
Kun
   なぞ riddle
On    メイ   ベイ
The original form of is used, which uses instead of .
Note that a version of this kanji which combines with the modern form of sometimes as appears as a font variant (it does not exist as a Unicode codepoint).
⿰   say; word   perplexed  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 謎 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 謎 is used 7 times, read 1 way.
なぞ : 7 words FIND ALL
noun
1. riddle; puzzle; enigma; mystery
2. enigmatic; mysterious
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Henshall: Joy o' Kanji : 2087  Key to Kanji:

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なぞ riddle   
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5
メイ   perplexed   まよ to be perplexed   
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3
ベイ   マイ   こめ rice   
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3
eight
モク   ボク   き    こ- tree   
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1
ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
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1
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
1
ジン   ニン   ひと man   
1
stick   
move
ゲン   ゴン   say; word   こと word, saying   い to say   
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2
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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2
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