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閉 means 'closed'

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Strokes : 11    Frequency: 856   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-19    Grade: 6   Intermediate lesson: 32    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 80 words   Used in 134 words   Used in 58 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ヘイ
Kun
   まる to be closed   める to close   じる to close, to finish   ざす to shut, to lock
Kun   てる
Name   
⿵   gate   katakana 'o'  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 閉 is used 7 times, read 3 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 閉 is used 132 times, read 4 ways (with 2 variations).
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ヘイ : 101 words FIND ALL
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closing; closure; shutdown; lockout; unsociable
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ヘイ (read as ぺい) : 3 words FIND ALL
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airtight
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じる : 16 words FIND ALL
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ichidan verb, transitive verb, intransitive verb
to close (e.g. book, eyes, meeting, etc.); to shut
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まる : 9 words FIND ALL
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'ru' godan verb, intransitive verb
1. to be shut; to close; to be closed  (esp. 閉まる)
2. to be firm (of a body, face, etc.); to be well-knit
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てる : 2 words FIND ALL
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ichidan verb, transitive verb
to shut; to close  (see also: 立てる)
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まる (read as じ) : 1 word FIND ALL
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Most common form: 店仕舞
closing up shop; stopping business; going out of business
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Henshall: 979 (originally: 968)  Joy o' Kanji : 968  Key to Kanji: 941 

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ヘイ   closed   しまる to be closed   しめる to close   とじる to close, to finish   とざす to shut, to lock   
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katakana 'o'
モン   かど gate   
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