耐 means 'endure'

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Strokes : 9    Frequency: 1311   JLPT: N1    Usefulness: 5    Challenge set: 8    Grade: 8   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 64 words   Used in 77 words   Used in 23 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   える to endure, bear
Name    たえ
⿰   rake   inch  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 耐 is used 4 times, read 2 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 耐 is used 77 times, read 2 ways (with 1 variation).
タイ : 71 words FIND ALL
endurance; perseverance; patience
える : 4 words FIND ALL
ichidan verb, intransitive verb, transitive verb
1. to bear; to stand; to endure; to put up with
ichidan verb, intransitive verb
2. to support; to withstand; to resist; to brave
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える (read as たえ) : 2 words FIND ALL
'bu' godan verb, transitive verb
to put up with; to endure; to bear patiently
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Henshall: 1542  Joy o' Kanji : 1542  Key to Kanji:

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タイ   たえる to endure, bear   
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スン   inch
ジ    rake   
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