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


meaning: joy

慶祝== keishuku == (noun) congratulation, celebration 
陰弁慶 == kagabenkei==  (noun) "a lion at home but a weakling elsewhere"


Complex and disputed etymology. Henshall suggests remembering the top portion as a combination of 'building' radical (top and left element), and a funny 'west' (西), with the bottom elements as a variant of 'love' (愛) as a mnemonic: 'Love and joy in funny western building.'

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

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