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

Write-write: 586 words on bat riders story. Still not finished, argh, but so close.


 

BU, MU

meaning: military, warrior

武士道 == bushidou == samurai code of chivalry
武器 == buki == weapon


Left radical is 'foot' (止), right is derived from 'halberd'. Thus, 'to advance on foot with a halberd'. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Warrior advances on foot with halberd.'

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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