Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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SHOU
kizu, ita(mi), ita(mu), ita(meru)
meaning: wound, injury

打ち傷 == uchikizu == bruise
火傷 == kashou == burn


Left radical is 'person' (人). Right radical is a variant of 'rising sun' (場), which acts phonetically to express 'wound'. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Wounded persons left exposed to rising sun.'

Info from Taka Kanji Database
Gahoh kanji movie

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