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RAI

tano(mu), tano(moshii), tayo(ru)

meaning: request, rely

信頼 == shinrai == (noun that can take する to act as a verb)  reliance, trust, confidence
依頼 == irai == (noun that can take する to act as a verb) request, commission, dispatch, dependence, trust




Left radical is 'bundle' (束). Right radical is 'head'. Complex etymology; current meanings are the result of borrowing. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Rely on head to request a bundle.'

Info from Taka Kanji Database
List of compounds including this character from Risu Dictionary

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