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

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meaning: receive, have

享有== kyouyuu == (noun that can take する to act as a verb) possession, enjoyment
享楽主義 == kyourakushugi ==  Epicureanism, hedonism

Originally a pictograph of a castle; its present meanings are borrowings. Henshall suggests taking the top element as a 'lid', the middle element as 'mouth' (口), and the bottom radical as 'child' (子), and as a mnemonic: 'Child receives lid over mouth.'

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

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