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車 means 'car'

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Strokes : 7    Radical number: 159    Frequency: 234   JLPT: N5    Usefulness: 1    Study set: 1-4    Grade: 1   Intermediate lesson: 4    Beginner lesson: 15   Begins 97 words   Used in 581 words   Used in 442 names   Component in 205 kanji (27 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   シャ
Kun
   くるま car
Name    くら   くろま
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 車 is used 36 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation). 1 word uses a non-standard reading.
Across all words in Japanese, 車 is used 564 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation). 1 word uses a non-standard reading.
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シャ : 480 words FIND ALL
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noun
train; electric train
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くるま : 32 words FIND ALL
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Most common form: くるま
noun
1. car; automobile; vehicle
2. wheel
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くるま (read as ぐるま) : 51 words FIND ALL
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noun
gear; cog-wheel
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Part of a non-standard reading: 1 word. FIND ALL
noun
festival car (float)  (often written with kana only)
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Henshall: 63 (originally: 31)  Joy o' Kanji : 31  Key to Kanji: 465 

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シャ   くるま car   
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