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SAI, SA
futata(bi)
meaning: again, twice, re-

再刊 == saikan == reprint
再来年 == sarainen == year after next


The top radical is 'one' (一). The bottom radical is a character found only in Chinese meaning 'accumulate/build with basketwork'. The 'one' radical was added to indicate 'one further basket'; now this character means 'one more' in general. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Add one basket again.'

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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