Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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SA, SHA
suna
meaning: sand, gravel, grain

砂金 == sakin == gold dust
砂浜 == sunahana == sandy beach


Left radical is 'stone' (石), right is 'little/few' (少), used in its original literal sense of 'tiny points'. Thus, this character means 'tiny stones'. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Sand comprises tiny stones.'

Info from Taka Kanji Database
Gahoh kanji movie

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