慕 means 'pine'

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Strokes : 14    Frequency: 2164   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Study set: 5-41    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 4 words   Used in 17 words   Used in 18 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   した to long for, to pine
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With 慕 we can express nonromantic love, as in sentences that mean “The girl is deeply attached to her aunt,” “He is longing for his mother,” and “He was pining for his hometown.” But 慕 can also represent romantic adoration, as in “She went to Tokyo to follow the man she adored.” See why one would use う over う and what it means to steer a ship up a mountain.
⿱   must not   () heart  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 慕 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 慕 is used 16 times, read 2 ways.
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yearning; deep affection
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した : 7 words FIND ALL
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'u' godan verb, transitive verb
1. to yearn for; to long for; to pine for; to miss; to love dearly; to adore
2. to follow (someone)
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Henshall: 1788  Joy o' Kanji : 1788  Key to Kanji:

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ボ   pine   した to long for, to pine   
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バク   ボ   マク   モ    must not   
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ダイ   タイ   おおきい big   おおいに very much   おお-    
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イチ   イツ   ひと    ひと- one   
ジン   ニン   ひと person   
ニチ   ジツ   sun; day   ひ    -か    
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