Components

麓 means 'foot of a mountain'

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Strokes : 19    Frequency: 2153   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-41    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 0 words   Used in 3 words   Used in 92 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ロク
Kun
   ふもと foot of a mountain
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If a mountain's essence is its awe-inspiring height, its base shouldn't be important. Nevertheless, the foot of a mountain plays a role in several book and essay titles, in product marketing, and notably in the hunt for good soba. Learn about mountains named after hats, possibly after volcanoes, and even after bathrooms! Also find out about the famous parrot singing at the base of Mount Fuji!
⿱   wood; trees  鹿 deer  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 麓 is used 2 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 麓 is used 3 times, read 2 ways.
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ロク : 2 words FIND ALL
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noun
foot of a mountain; base of a mountain
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ふもと : 1 word FIND ALL
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Most common form: ふもと
noun
foot (of a mountain or hill); bottom; base  (often written with kana only)
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Henshall: Joy o' Kanji : 2108  Key to Kanji:

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ロク   ふもと foot of a mountain   
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鹿
しか deer   か    
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ヒ   くらべる to compare   
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さじ spoon   
west
广
stony cliff
リン   wood; trees   はやし wood   
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モク   ボク   き    こ- tree   
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ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
stick   
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