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走 means 'run'

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Strokes : 7    Radical number: 156    Frequency: 445   JLPT: N4    Usefulness: 2    Study set: 2-7    Grade: 2   Intermediate lesson: 13    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 58 words   Used in 183 words   Used in 142 names   Component in 31 kanji (6 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ソウ
Kun
   はし run
Name    はしり
You know this radical from the first kanji in 趣味 (しゅみ: hobby). See what 趣 and five other Jōyō kanji have to do with running, including (wake up), which contains a rearing serpent!
⿱   ten   roll of cloth; bolt of cloth  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 走 is used 10 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 走 is used 176 times, read 2 ways (with 3 variations).
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ソウ : 121 words FIND ALL
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running a wheeled vehicle (e.g. car); running to program, job, etc.; traveling; travelling
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はし : 33 words FIND ALL
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'ru' godan verb, intransitive verb
1. to run
2. to travel (movement of vehicles); to drive
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はし (read as ばし) : 14 words FIND ALL
4
'ru' godan verb, transitive verb
to speak; to tell; to blurt out
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はし (read as ぱし) : 4 words FIND ALL
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'ru' godan verb, intransitive verb
to run swiftly; to dash; to rush; to race
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ばしり: 4 words. FIND ALL
noun
roadrunner  (often written with kana only)
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An additional 7 less common words include 走 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 179 (originally: 161)  Joy o' Kanji : 161  Key to Kanji: 665 

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ソウ   はし run   
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