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買 means 'buy'

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Strokes : 12    Frequency: 339   JLPT: N4    Usefulness: 2    Study set: 2-1    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 12    Beginner lesson: 19   Begins 77 words   Used in 183 words   Used in 23 names   Component in 15 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   バイ
Kun
   to buy
⿱   () net   shellfish  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 買 is used 6 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 買 is used 155 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
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バイ : 46 words FIND ALL
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trade; buying and selling; trafficking (e.g. of humans, arms, drugs); dealing
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: 85 words FIND ALL
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shopping; purchased goods
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(read as が) : 24 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. speculatively buying a rice harvest, while the fields are still green
2. recruiting of university students before the agreed date
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Henshall: 212 (originally: 193)  Joy o' Kanji : 193  Key to Kanji: 859 

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バイ   か to buy   
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net
かい shellfish   
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katakana 'ha'; eight
ボク   モク   eye   ま-    め    
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