挙 means 'rise up'

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Strokes : 10    Frequency: 596   JLPT: N1    Ring: 6    Set: 2    Grade: 4   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 32 words   Used in 156 words   Used in 46 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   がる to rise up   げる to give; to arrest; to quote
Kun    こぞ
Name    たか
⿱   thriving   hand  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 挙 is used 1 time, read 1 way.
Across all words in Japanese, 挙 is used 153 times, read 3 ways.
キョ : 124 words FIND ALL
がる : 27 words FIND ALL
ichidan verb, transitive verb
1. to raise; to elevate  (see also: 手を挙げる)
2. to do up (one's hair)  (see also: 髪を上げる)
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こぞ : 2 words FIND ALL
1. to assemble everything together
2. to do something as a group
Henshall: 482 (originally: 458)  Joy o' Kanji : 458  Key to Kanji: 201 

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キョ   あがる to rise up   あげる to give; to arrest; to quote   
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thrive, prosper   
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しょう    こ    ちいさい small   
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シュ   hand   て    た-    
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