響 means 'affect'

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Strokes : 20    Frequency: 694   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-4    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 10 words   Used in 66 words   Used in 187 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   ひび to affect; to resound
Kun    どよめく to resound
⿱   hometown   sound  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 響 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 響 is used 59 times, read 2 ways.
キョウ : 49 words FIND ALL
1. influence; effect
2. to influence; to affect; to have an influence on; to impact; to have an effect on
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ひび : 10 words FIND ALL
'ku' godan verb, intransitive verb
1. to resound; to be heard far away
2. to reverberate; to shake; to vibrate
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An additional one less common word includes 響 but the reading has not yet been categorized.
Henshall: 1171  Joy o' Kanji : 1171  Key to Kanji:

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キョウ   ひび to affect; to resound   
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オン   イン   sound   おと    ね    
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ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
リツ   リュウ   た to stand   たてる to build   
キョウ   ゴウ   hometown
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short, tiny   
ロウ    husband, man   
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リョウ   よ good   
おおざと group, community, large village   
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