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

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KEN
suko(yaka)
meaning: healthy
健康 == kenkou == health
健筆家 == kenpitsuka == prolific writer


Left radical is 'person' (人), right is 'erect' (建). Person able to stand erect is a healthy person. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Healthy person stands erect.'

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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