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

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anaparenna brings to my attention that Tim Pratt's story, "Life in Stone", in the Nov/Dec issue of Lenox Avenue, is on the Locus 2004 Recommended Reading list. Woo!

meaning: sharp, keen

鋭気 == eiki == (noun) courage, ardor, high spirits
鋭敏 == eibin == (noun, adjective that takes な) sharpness, keenness, sensitiveness, mental acumen

Left radical is 'metal' (金). Henshall suggests taking the right radical as 'brother' (兄) and 'out' (八), and as a mnemonic: 'Elder brother is sharp when money given out.'

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

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