Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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meaning: watch

看護婦 == kangofu == nurse (noun)
看客 == kankaku == audience, spectators


Top/left radical is 'hand' (手), bottom/right radical is 'eye' (目). 'Hand over eye' is apparently a refernce to the practice of shading one's eyes to see better. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Put hand above eye to watch better.'

Stroke order from Josh's Chinese Lookup Thingy (animated)
Info from Taka Kanji Database
Gahoh kanji movie

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