Components

麺 means 'noodles'

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Strokes : 16    Frequency: 2562   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-47    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 7 words   Used in 41 words   Used in 3 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
On
   メン
On    ベン
Kun    むぎこ noodles, wheat flour
     
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Japan has oodles of noodles! Aside from udon, soba, and ramen, there’s chilled tsukemen, stringy somen, slender sanuki udon, horse chestnut flour noodles (which inspired a figurative term), and noodles named for Go stones. Read about ethnic separation of noodles, as well as manga and films centered on noodles. And see why the names of some non-noodle foods include 麺.
⿺   wheat   mask  
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麺 is not used in the most common form of any of the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese.
Across all words in Japanese, 麺 is used 31 times, read 1 way.
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noun
1. noodles
2. flour  (archaic)
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メン    noodles   
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メン   おもて mask, features, surface   おも surface   つら face   
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ヒャク    hundred; 100   
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ハク   ビャク   しろ white   しろ    しら-    
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katakana 'no'; whereupon; splitting away from
ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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バク   むぎ wheat, barley   
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シュ   ぬし    あるじ master, proprietor, owner   
go
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