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遜 means 'humble'

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Strokes : 13    Frequency: 2533   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-47    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 5 words   Used in 11 words   Used in 4 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ソン
Kun    したが   へりくだ   ゆず
⿺   () move   grandchild  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 遜 is used 2 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 遜 is used 11 times, read 2 ways.
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humble; humility; modesty; being humble
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Most common form: へりくだる
'ru' godan verb, intransitive verb
1. to deprecate oneself and praise the listener; to abase oneself  (often written with kana only)
2. to condescend to
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Henshall: Joy o' Kanji : 2057  Key to Kanji:

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ソン    humble, modest   
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ソン   まご grandchild   
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ケイ    system; lineage   
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from
シ   いと thread   
child   
move
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