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

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e(ru), u(ru)
meaning: gain, potential

得点 == tokuten == marks, score, points, runs
所得 == shotoku == income, earnings

Left radical is 'go/move'. The right radical was originally 'hand' and 'shell/money' (貝). Henshall suggests remembering its current form as 'day' (日), 'one' (一), and 'measure' (寸), and as a mnemonic: 'Measure potential gains in movement over one day.'

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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