To Take Responsibility
To Assume Responsibility, To Take On A Burden, To Carry
transitive verb, godan verb
担ぐ is more like when you're carrying something physical. 担う is when you carry a responsibility, which is why this word means to assume responsibility. You can remember this because YOU (う) are responsible for this. You assume this responsibility.
What is your responsibility? To raise this girl named Nina (にな).
My company’s profits soared 70% over last year and I played an important part in achieving that.