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陰 means 'shadow'

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Strokes : 11    Frequency: 983   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-9    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 109 words   Used in 175 words   Used in 139 names   Component in 3 kanji (0 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   イン
Kun
   かげ shadow   かげ to darken, to get dark
⿰   () hill   now I say  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 陰 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 陰 is used 155 times, read 2 ways.
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イン : 120 words FIND ALL
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noun
cosmic dual forces; yin and yang; sun and moon, etc.
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かげ : 35 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. shade; shadow
2. sunshine
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An additional かげ.る less common words include 陰 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 1013  Joy o' Kanji : 1013  Key to Kanji:

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イン   かげ shadow   かげ to darken, to get dark   
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now I say
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コン   キン   いま now   
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assembly, gathering   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
katakana fu   
ウン    say   
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ニ   ふた    ふた two   
ム   private
hill   
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