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KYOU, KOU

ao(gu), ou(se)
meaning: look up, state, respect

信仰== shinkou== (noun which can take する to act as a verb) religious faith, belief, creed
仰天 == kyouten ==  (noun which can take する to act as a verb) being amazed, being horrified, being taken aback


Left radical is 'person'.(人). Right radical is a character only found in Chinese that was originally a pictograph of a bending person looking up respectfully at another person. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Bending person looks up respectfully at others.'

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

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