Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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And now, "Video Killed the Radio Star" arranged for string bass, mandolin, and—HARP?!? Ladies and gentlemen, the Wrong Trousers!








MATSU


meaning: erase, rub, paint

抹香 == makkou == (noun) incense
抹茶 == maccha == (noun) green tea for tea ceremony




Left radical is one of the radical versions of 'hand'. Right radical  is 'tip/end' (末), here used phonetically to express 'paint over/coat'. Henshall suggests taking the right radical as a 'tree' (木) with a 'top' (一), and as a mnemonic: ' Hand tries to erase treetop by painting over..'

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

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