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/MU/    つと.める/tsuto.meru/MU//    tsuto.meru/つと.める/

task;  duties Frenchtâche;  devoir;  travail Portuguesetarefa;  deveres Spanishtarea;  obligaciones;  deber;  cargo;  servir;  desempeñar un cargo

Radical: (power).   Strokes: 11画.   Elements: 矛力夂.   Pinyin: .   Hangul:  [mu].   Nanori: つかさ / tsukasa / mi.

Jōyō Kanji 5th Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
MUしゃむshamu】company business; clerical work at a shrine
取扱じむとりあつかいjimutoriatsukai】acting director
つとめるtsutomeruめるつとめるtsutomeru】to work (for); to serve (as); to conduct a religious service
議長をめるぎちょうをつとめるgichōwotsutomeru】to act as chairman
Codepoints and classification codes:
44-19JIS X 0208
1822.7Four Corner
3545De Roo
Dictionary indices:
3167Classic Nelson
546The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
1173New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
797Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1227Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
140A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
1377Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
491Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
2394Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 2 p. 397
795A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
235Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
722Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
372Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
815Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
747Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
244The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
388Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
3.5Japanese for Busy People by the AJLT
222Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1235Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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