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酒 means 'sake'

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Strokes : 10    Frequency: 511   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-13    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 26    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 95 words   Used in 242 words   Used in 366 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
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   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 7 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 酒 is used 230 times, read 3 ways (with 4 variations).
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シュ : 132 words FIND ALL
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noun
Western wine and spirits; Western liquor
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シュ (read as じゅ) : 1 word FIND ALL
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noun
Buddhist precept prohibiting the consumption of alcohol  (Buddhist term)
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さけ : 37 words FIND ALL
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noun
alcohol; sake  (see also: お酒)
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さけ (read as ざけ) : 37 words FIND ALL
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noun
local sake
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さか- (read as さか) : 16 words FIND ALL
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noun
bar; pub; tavern
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さか- (read as ざか) : 2 words FIND ALL
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Most common form: いざかや
noun
bar; pub; tavern
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noun
black sake (presented as an offering to the gods)  (see also: 白酒; archaic)
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An additional 13 less common words include 酒 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
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   
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
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