需 means 'need'

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Strokes : 14    Frequency: 1572   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-25    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 17 words   Used in 48 words   Used in 1 name   Component in 18 kanji (1 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
⿱   () rain   and then  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 需 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 需 is used 48 times, read 1 way.
ジュ : 48 words FIND ALL
demand; request
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An additional 帯 less common words include 需 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 887  Joy o' Kanji : 887  Key to Kanji:

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ジュ    need, demand   
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ジ   しか and then, moreover   
フ   あめ rain   
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