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

Things I Did Not Know Dept.: Each of the Sex Pistols has a trilobite species named after him: Arcticalymene viciousi, A. rotteni, A. jonesi, A. cooki, A. matlocki. Only three of the Beatles and two of the Stones can say the same. via sclerotic_rings

See his LJ for lots more fun with taxonomical nomenclature.

I'm trying out Firebird 0.7. I think I like it. It does indeed seem faster than IE. I don't like its bookmark interface, though, it seems awkward. 



ON

meaning: favor, kindness

恩人 == onjin == benefactor
恩知らず == onshirazu == ingrate (or ingratitude?)


The bottom radical is 'heart/feelings' (心). The top radical is 'cause' (因), which acts phonetically to express 'pity'. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Feelings are cause of kind favor.'

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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