Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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ZOKU
tsuzu(ku), tsuzu(keru)
meaning: continue, series
続続 == zokuzoku == successively
連続 == renzoku == continuity


Left radical is 'thread' (糸), right radical is 'sell' (売), acting phonetically to express 'join'. This character originally meant 'to join threads of equal length'. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Continue to sell threads.'

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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