Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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Last Shoggoth at Marienbad  update: Day 14. Triple daily feedings of eye of newt and toe of dog flour and water continue. But the end is nigh. Tomorrow, my precious, it is finished.


OU

meaning: Europe, Eu-

西欧 == seiou == (noun) Western Europe
欧米 == oubei == (noun) Europe and America, 'the West'


Right radical is 'lack' (欠), used for its literal meaning of 'gaping mouth'. Left radical is 'ward/section' (区), used to express the sound, 'Ou'. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic:  'Section of Europe lacking'

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

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