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

*taps anxiously on a column*

*bits of lime and nitre sift down from above*

You guys think this place is up to code, and safe to walk into?

*rolls for an engineering check*


I

meaning: military rank

大尉 == taii == (noun) captain [military rank]
小尉 == shoui == lieutenant [military rank]


Left radical is 'measure/hand' (寸). Henshall suggests remembering the left radical by taking it as 'corpse' (the upper/outer radical) and 'show' (示), and as a mnemonic: 'Hand shows corpse to be soldier of rank.'

Info from Taka Kanji Database
List of compounds including this character from Risu Dictionary

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