Today’s #kanji is 任, which is listed under its semantic element of #にんべん（亻）, which suggests a connection with a person. Its phonetic element is 壬, although 任 and 壬 don’t share a sound in Japanese.
Meaning: to appoint, to delegate, etc.
任意（ニンイ）の: optional, elective, voluntary,any, arbitrary
任期（ニンキ）: a person’s term of office, a person’s tenure
任務（ニンム）: a duty, a job, a task, a mission
任命（ニンメイ）する: to appoint, to commission, to designate, to nominate
一任（イチニン）する: to leave (a matter) entirely to…, to entrust … with the task
辞任（ジニン）する: to resign
主任（シュニン）: a person in charge, a manager, a head, a chief
担任（タンニン）する: to take charge of …, to be in charge of (a class)
任（まか）す/任（まか）せる: to entrust, to leave (a matter) to …, to delegate
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