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

chigi(ru)
meaning: pledge, join

契機== keiki == (noun) opportunity, chance
契約 == keiyaku==  (noun) contract, compact, agreement


Top radical is 'tally cut by notching wood', a combination of the radicals for 'notched wood' and 'sword/cut' (刀). The bottom  radical is 'big' (大). Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Joining cut notched wood honors big pledge.'

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

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