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鋭 means 'sharp'

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Strokes : 15    Frequency: 1358   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Study set: 4-18    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: 51    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 20 words   Used in 35 words   Used in 182 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   エイ
Kun
   するど sharp
Name    とし
   锐 (Chinese)  
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See how the Japanese use “sharp” to describe not only knives and pain but also keen senses and nimble minds. Learn what the “select few” policy is and the contexts in which the Japanese value elitism. Also find out how to say, “spirited newcomer,” “Is he the man the papers depicted as an up-and-coming scholar?” and “Our company will try hard to create a better environment.”
⿰   gold   eight elder brothers  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 鋭 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 鋭 is used 34 times, read 2 ways.
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elite; picked; powerful; efficient
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するど : 3 words FIND ALL
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1. sharp (blade); pointed
2. sharp (pain); stabbing; cutting (remark); stinging; pointed (question or look); screeching (noise)
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エイ   するど sharp   
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eight elder brothers
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eight
ケイ   キョウ   elder brother; brother   あに elder brother   
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コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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legs
キン   コン   かね gold; money   
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
オウ    king   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ド   ト   ground; earth   つち ground, earth, soil   
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