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険 means 'steep'

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Strokes : 11    Frequency: 677   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-16    Grade: 5   Intermediate lesson: 30    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 18 words   Used in 209 words   Used in 71 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ケン
Kun
   けわしい steep
险 (Chinese)     
⿰   () group   unanimous  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 険 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 険 is used 205 times, read 2 ways.
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ケン : 196 words FIND ALL
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insurance; guarantee
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けわしい : 9 words FIND ALL
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1. precipitous; rugged; inaccessible; impregnable; steep
2. grim; severe; stern
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Henshall: 689 (originally: 662)  Joy o' Kanji : 662  Key to Kanji: 282 

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ケン   けわしい steep   
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ケン    unanimous   
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オウ    centre   
assembly, gathering   
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
おおざと group, community, large village   
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