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Reading restricted to 潮
Noun (futsuumeishi)
tide, current

Noun (futsuumeishi)
sea water

Meaning restricted to しお
Noun (futsuumeishi)
opportunity, chance

Meaning restricted to うしお
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 潮汁・うしおじる
thin soup of fish or shellfish boiled in seawater

ON: チョウ KUN: しお, うしお
tide, salt water, opportunity

Stroke: 15 Grade: 6 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-3-12 FC: 3712.2

ON: セキ KUN: しお, うしお, せい
eventide, tide, salt water, opportunity

Stroke: 6 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-3-3 FC: 3712.2

潮が急速に満ちてくる。 Parts: (しお) 急速 (きゅうそく) 満ちる (みちる) 来る (くる) The tide is rising fast.

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