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slithytove


MAI
-goto
meaning: each, every
毎日 == mainichi == daily
毎度 == maido == each time


Originally a combination of a pictograph of a growing plant, and 'mother' (母). It is unclear how it came to mean 'every'. Henshall suggests taking the top radical as 'person' (人), and as a mnemonic:  'Every person has a mother.'

Stroke order:
Josh's Chinese Lookup Thingy (animated)
Dicionário de Kanji

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