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Kanji Details for 挙

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Strokes: 10



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raise, plan, project, behavior, actions
  • キョ
  • あ.げる
  • あ.がる
  • こぞ.る

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  • 選挙


  • 上げる, 挙げる, 揚げる

    to raise; to elevate

    to do up (one's hair)

    to fly (a kite, etc.); to launch (fireworks, etc.); to surface (a submarine, etc.)

    to land (a boat)

    to deep-fry

    to show someone (into a room)

    (uk) to summon (for geishas, etc.)

    to send someone (away)

    to enrol (one's child in school); to enroll

    to increase (price, quality, status, etc.)

    to make (a loud sound); to raise (one's voice)

    to earn (something desirable)

    to praise

    to give (an example, etc.); to cite

    to summon up (all of one's energy, etc.)

    to arrest

    to nominate

    to give

    to offer up (incense, a prayer, etc.) to the gods (or Buddha, etc.)

    to bear (a child)

    to conduct (a ceremony, esp. a wedding)

    (of the tide) to come in

    to vomit

    to do for (the sake of someone else)

    to complete ...

    to humbly do ...

  • 総選挙

    general election (of the lower house)