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輝 means 'shine'

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Strokes : 15    Frequency: 1117   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 6    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 19 words   Used in 38 words   Used in 1061 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   キ
Kun
   かがや to shine
Name
   てる
Kun    かがや radiance
Name    あき   あきら   さき   ひ   ひかる
This kanji will make your eyes sparkle with joy! Using 輝, you can discuss the shining moon, shoes that gleam, and buildings ablaze with lights. You can also use 輝く figuratively to talk about shining in public speaking and living a radiant life with a brilliant future. Find out how to say “She has glossy hair,” “A meal without wine is like a day without sunshine,” and “I noticed a glint in her eyes.”
This is a synopsis of Joy o' Kanji's in-depth essay on 輝
⿰   light   army  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 輝 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 輝 is used 38 times, read 2 ways.
キ : 25 words FIND ALL
noun
brightness; splendour; splendor
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かがや : 13 words FIND ALL
to shine; to glitter; to sparkle
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Henshall: 1132  Joy o' Kanji : 1132  Key to Kanji:

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キ   かがや to shine   
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5
コウ   ひかり light, sunshine   ひか to shine, twinkle   
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3
ショウ   こ-    お-    ちいさい small   
1
one pair of legs
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
1
legs
グン    army   
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4
cover; covered   
シャ   くるま car   
1
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