受 means 'receive'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 183   JLPT: N3    Usefulness: 3    Challenge set: 2    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 17    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 194 words   Used in 350 words   Used in 87 names   Component in 2 kanji (1 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   ける to receive, to accept   かる to pass (an exam) 
Kun    -う
Name    じょ
⿳   () claw   cover; covered   again  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 受 is used 20 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
Across all words in Japanese, 受 is used 301 times, read 2 ways (with 2 variations).
ジュ : 200 words FIND ALL
taking an examination (esp. school and university entrance)
ける : 99 words FIND ALL
ichidan verb, transitive verb
1. to receive; to get
2. to catch (e.g. a ball)
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ける (read as うけ) : 1 word FIND ALL
1. reception (desk); information desk  (esp. 受付)
2. receipt; acceptance  (see also: 受け付ける)
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ず: 1 word. FIND ALL
provincial governor (from the middle of the Heian period)
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Henshall: 319 (originally: 303)  Joy o' Kanji : 303  Key to Kanji: 477 

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ジュ   うける to receive, to accept   うかる to pass (an exam)    
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また again   
cover; covered   
つめ claw; fingernail   
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