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

"Hello Kitty is my favorite color!"

And now, the Chase-Kirchner Aerodromic Railroad.
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meaning: lake
白鳥の湖 == hakuchou no mzuumi == Swan Lake
十和田湖 == towadako == Lake Towada

Left radical is 'water', middle radical is 'old' (古), right is 'moon' (月). Origin of this character is somewhat obscure.  Henshall suggests as a mnemonic:  'Old moon seen in waters of lake.'

Stroke order from Josh's Chinese Lookup Thingy (animated)
Stroke order from Taka Kanji Database
Other info from Taka Kanji Database

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