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雄 means 'male' or 'brave'

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Strokes : 12    Frequency: 794   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-6    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 53 words   Used in 88 words   Used in 3516 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ユウ
Kun
   お- brave; male   おす male
Name
   お
Kun    おん
Name    かつ   たけ   つよし   ゆ   よう
⿰   forearm   little bird  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 雄 is used 6 times, read 3 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 雄 is used 87 times, read 4 ways.
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ユウ : 60 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. hero; heroine; great person
2. Eroica Symphony (Beethoven, 1804)
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おす : 4 words FIND ALL
2
Most common form: オス
male (animal)  (see also: ; often written with kana only)
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おん : 1 word FIND ALL
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Most common form: 牡鳥
noun
cock; rooster; chanticleer  (often written with kana only)
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お- (read as お) : 22 words FIND ALL
1
stamen
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Henshall: 1869  Joy o' Kanji : 1869  Key to Kanji:

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ユウ   male; brave   お- brave; male   おす male   
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little bird
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forearm   
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ten   じゅう    じつ    と    とう    
ム   private
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