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

How about way later, way somewhere else, if at all


KYO
i(ru), o(ru)
meaning: be, reside

居住 == kyojuu  == dwelling
居所 == idokoro == whereabouts 


Left/upper radical is 'slumped person'. Bottom/right radical is 'old' (古), acting phonetically to express 'crouch'. This character originally meant 'person staying in crouched position'. It came to mean 'staying in one place', and thence to its present meaings. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Old person sitting slumped is at home.'

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

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