集 means 'gather'

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Strokes : 12    Frequency: 163   JLPT: N4    Usefulness: 2    Challenge set: 4    Grade: 3   Intermediate lesson: 9    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 149 words   Used in 483 words   Used in 140 names   Not used as a component
Jōyō (常用)
   あつめる to gather   あつまる   つど to assemble
Name    あつまり   ず
⿱   little bird   tree  
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In the most useful 10,000 words in Japanese, 集 is used 31 times, read 3 ways.
Across all words in Japanese, 集 is used 476 times, read 3 ways (with 1 variation).
シュウ : 446 words FIND ALL
concentration; convergence; centralization; integration; gathering together
シュウ (read as じゅう) : 1 word FIND ALL
Suffering, Source of Suffering Desire, The Cessation of Suffering, The Way Leading to the Cessation of Suffering (The Four Noble Truths of Buddhism)  (see also: 四諦; Buddhist term)
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あつめる : 26 words FIND ALL
ichidan verb, transitive verb
to collect; to assemble; to gather
つど : 3 words FIND ALL
to meet; to assemble; to congregate
Henshall: 324 (originally: 309)  Joy o' Kanji : 309  Key to Kanji: 492 

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シュウ   あつめる to gather   あつまる    つど to assemble   
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little bird
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モク   ボク   き    こ- tree   
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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 man   
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