Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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SHU
 kubi
meaning: head, neck, chief
部首 == bushu == radical (of a kanji)
首相 == shusho == Prime Minister


Originally a pictograph of an eye with an exaggerated eyebrow. Henshall suggests remembering it as variant of the right radical of 'face/head' (顔) with 'hairs' on it, and as a mnemonic:  'Chief has hair on head.'

STROKE ORDER

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