奉 means 'to present'

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Strokes : 8    Frequency: 921   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 4    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 59 words   Used in 95 words   Used in 74 names   Component in 3 kanji (2 Jōyō)
Jōyō (常用)
   ホウ   ブ
   たてまつ to present, offer, revere
Kun    まつ   ほうずる
Name    とも   やす
The lower part does not exist as a kanji - the closest are or . In mnemonics we use use 'two sticks'.
⿱  𡗗 three men  ⿻   two   stick  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 奉 is used 3 times, read 3 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 奉 is used 91 times, read 4 ways (with 2 variations).
ホウ : 63 words FIND ALL
1. service; ministry; attendance; church work
2. offering goods at a reduced price; providing a service for free
ブ : 11 words FIND ALL
magistrate; shogunate administrator
ホウ (read as ぼう) : 9 words FIND ALL
first apprenticeship  (archaic)
ホウ (read as ぽう) : 4 words FIND ALL
belief; faith; adherence; espousal
たてまつ : 2 words FIND ALL
'ru' godan verb, transitive verb
1. to offer; to present
2. to revere at a distance; to do respectfully
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まつ : 2 words FIND ALL
to praise; to render homage to
Henshall: 1793  Joy o' Kanji : 1793  Key to Kanji:

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ホウ   ブ   たてまつ to present, offer, revere   
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three men
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サン   み    みっ three   
ジン   ニン   ひと man   
ニ   ふた    ふた two   
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