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類 means 'kind'

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Strokes : 18    Frequency: 563   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Study set: 3-14    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: 27    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 61 words   Used in 416 words   Used in 86 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ルイ
Kun
   たぐ kind, type
类 (Chinese)     
⿰  ⿱   rice   big   page  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 類 is used 17 times, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 類 is used 413 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
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ルイ : 408 words FIND ALL
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noun
1. variety; kind; type; category
2. counter for different sorts of things
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たぐ : 4 words FIND ALL
4
matchless  (often written with kana only)
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たぐ (read as たぐい) : 1 word FIND ALL
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Most common form: 類い
noun
1. kind; sort; type  (often written with kana only)
2. equal; match; peer  (see also: 類いする, 類いない)
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Henshall: 632 (originally: 602)  Joy o' Kanji : 602  Key to Kanji: 1080 

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ルイ   たぐ kind, type   
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ページ page, leaf of a book   
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whereupon one
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
かい shellfish   
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katakana 'ha'; eight
ボク   モク   eye   ま-    め    
ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
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ジン   ニン   ひと person   
ベイ   マイ   こめ rice   
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eight
モク   ボク   き    こ- tree   
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stick   
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