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錦 means 'brocade'

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Strokes : 16    Frequency: 1965   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-37    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 21 words   Used in 31 words   Used in 472 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   キン
Kun
   にしき brocade
Name    かね   あや   にし
⿰   gold   white turban  
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綿 cotton  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 錦 is used 3 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 錦 is used 30 times, read 2 ways.
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キン : 14 words FIND ALL
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noun
autumn where the foliage is as beautiful as brocade; autumn with beautiful leaves  (see also: 錦繍)
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にしき : 16 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. brocade
2. fine dress; fine clothes
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Henshall: Joy o' Kanji : 1991  Key to Kanji:

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キン   にしき brocade   
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white turban
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ハク   しろ white   しろ    しら-    
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from
ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
キン   turban; cloth
キン   コン   かね gold; money   
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ジン   ニン   ひと man   
eight
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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