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Strokes: 15

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solicit, invite, ask
  • セイ
  • シン
  • ショウ
  • こ.う
  • う.ける

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 受ける, 請ける, 承ける, 享ける

    to receive; to get

    to catch (e.g. a ball)

    to be struck by (wind, waves, sunlight, etc.)

    to sustain (damage); to incur (a loss); to suffer (an injury); to feel (influence)

    to undergo (e.g. surgery); to take (a test); to accept (a challenge)

    to be given (e.g. life, talent)

    to follow; to succeed; to be descended from

    to face (south, etc.)

    to be modified by

    to obtain (a pawned item, etc.) by paying a fee

    to be well-received; to become popular; to go down well

  • 要請

    appeal; call for something; request; claim; demand


  • 申請

    application; request; petition