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醜 means 'ugly'

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Strokes : 17    Frequency: 1974   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-37    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 23 words   Used in 27 words   Used in 5 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   シュウ
Kun
   みにく ugly
Kun    しこ
⿰   sake flask   ogre  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 醜 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 醜 is used 26 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
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シュウ : 20 words FIND ALL
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noun
shameful sight; disgraceful behavior; disgraceful behaviour
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しこ : 3 words FIND ALL
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1. homely woman; plain-looking woman
2. female demon  (this meaning is restricted to reading しこめ)
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みにく : 2 words FIND ALL
3
1. ugly; unattractive
2. unsightly; unseemly  (see also: 醜い争い)
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しこ (read as じこ) : 1 word FIND ALL
2
Most common form: ブ男
noun
1. ugly man  (derogatory)
2. strong, brawny man  (this meaning is restricted to reading じこお)
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Henshall: 1359  Joy o' Kanji : 1359  Key to Kanji:

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シュウ   みにく ugly   
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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   
キ   おに ogre   
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stony rice field
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dot   
デン   た rice field   
ム   private
legs
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