Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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meaning: state, province
本州 == honshuu == Honshu [the main island of Japan]
三角州 == sankakusu == delta ['three-horned sandbank]
Originally a pictogram of a sandbank (the dots) in a 'river' (川). Henshall suggests as a mnemonic:  'Sandbank in river is separate province'.

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