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

 

TAI
waza
meaning: appearance, intent, state of affairs, condition, situation

態態 == wazawaza == expressly, purposefully
態度 == taido == attitude, manner


Origin obscure. Elements are 'heart/feelings' (心) and 'ability' (能). Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Have appearance of able heart.'

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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