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酒 means 'sake'

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Strokes : 10    Frequency: 511   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Challenge set: 5    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 26    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 90 words   Used in 242 words   Used in 366 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   シュ
Kun
   さけ   さか- sake
Name    き   さ   し
⿰   () water   sake flask  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 酒 is used 8 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 酒 is used 229 times, read 3 ways (with 4 variations).
シュ : 132 words FIND ALL
noun
Western wine and spirits; Western liquor
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シュ (read as じゅ) : 1 word FIND ALL
noun
Buddhist precept prohibiting the consumption of alcohol  (Buddhist term)
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さけ : 36 words FIND ALL
noun
alcohol; sake  (see also: お酒)
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さけ (read as ざけ) : 37 words FIND ALL
noun
local sake
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さか- (read as さか) : 16 words FIND ALL
noun
bar; pub; tavern
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さか- (read as ざか) : 2 words FIND ALL
noun
bar; pub; tavern
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き: 5 words. FIND ALL
noun
black sake (presented as an offering to the gods)  (see also: 白酒; archaic)
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Henshall: 318 (originally: 302)  Joy o' Kanji : 302  Key to Kanji: 475 

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シュ   さけ    さか- sake   
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スイ   みず water   
sake flask   とり sign of the bird   
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西
セイ   サイ   にし west   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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