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

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An immortal emperor in a mundane universe


meaning: edit, knit, book

編集者 == henshuusha == editor
編み物 == amimono== knitting, web 

Left radical is 'thread' (糸), right radical is a Non-General Use character that originally meant 'doorplate' (and still means that in Chinese). Its upper radical is 'door' (戸), and its lower element 'book/bundle of bound writing tablets' (冊). Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Books bound with thread left at editor's door.'

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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