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遭 means 'meet'

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Strokes : 14    Frequency: 1600   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 12    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 12 words   Used in 26 words   Used in 3 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ソウ
Kun
   to meet (often with negative nuance); to encounter
Kun   わせる
⿺   () move   cadet  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 遭 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 遭 is used 26 times, read 2 ways.
ソウ : 9 words FIND ALL
disaster; shipwreck; accident; being stranded
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: 17 words FIND ALL
'u' godan verb, intransitive verb
1. to meet; to encounter; to see  (逢う is often used for close friends, etc. and may be associated with drama or pathos, 遭う may have an undesirable nuance)
2. to have an accident; to have a bad experience  (esp. 遭う when in kanji; often written with kana only)
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Henshall: 1526  Joy o' Kanji : 1526  Key to Kanji:

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ソウ   あ to meet (often with negative nuance); to encounter   
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ソウ    cadet   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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キョク   melody; curve   まがる to curve, to bend (intr)   まげる to twist (tr)   
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ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
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move
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