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


meaning: elephant, image
象げ == zouge == ivory
心象 == shinshou == impression

From a pictograph of an elephant. Henshall suggests remembering the top portion as two ears and a trunk, and the bottom radical by association with 'pig' (豚), and as a mnemonic: 'Elephant resembles pig with big ears and trunk.'

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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