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召 means 'summon'

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Strokes : 5    Frequency: 1540   JLPT: N2    Usefulness: 4    Challenge set: 8    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: 53    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 34 words   Used in 51 words   Used in 22 names   Component in 8 kanji (7 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
On
   ショウ
Kun
   to summon
⿱   sword   mouth  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 召 is used 2 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 召 is used 43 times, read 2 ways.
ショウ : 19 words FIND ALL
convening; calling together (e.g. parliament)
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: 24 words FIND ALL
'ru' godan verb, transitive verb
to eat; to drink  (honorific)
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Henshall: 1387  Joy o' Kanji : 1387  Key to Kanji: 525 

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ショウ   め to summon   
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トウ   かたな sword   
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コウ   ク   くち mouth   
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