Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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YUU

homa(re)

meaning: honor, fame, praise

名誉職 == meiyoshoku == (noun) honorary position
名誉 == meiyo == (noun, adjective that takes な) honor, credit, prestige




Bottom radical is 'words/speak' (言). Top radical was originally a pictograph of four hands; here it acts phonetically to express 'sing/shout'. Henshall suggests taking the top element as a 'laden table', and as a mnemonic: 'Fame brings words of praise and laden table.'

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

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