Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky. (slithytove) wrote,
Be wise. Be brave. Be tricky.
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And now, Man Ray's photograph of Marcel Duchamp's hair cut in the shape of a shooting star.

Also, 450 suicidal Turkish sheep.

Addendum, because I couldn't resist: Nick Mamatas presents The Worst Query Letter EVAR.


KIN

eri
meaning: collar, neck, heart

襟巻き== erimaki == (noun) muffler, scarf
胸襟 == kyoukin ==  (noun) one's heart


Left radical is the radical form of 'clothing' (衣), right radical is 'forbid/ban' (禁), which here acts phonetically to express 'closed'. 'Clothing which is closed' seems to be a reference to the collar. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Collars are banned items of clothing.'

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

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