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

GEKI

hage(shii)
meaning: agitated, intense

激動== gekidou == (noun) terrible shock, agitation, upheaval
激情 == gekishou ==  (noun) violent emotion, passion, fury


Left radical is the radical form of 'water'. Right radical is a character found only in Chinese, meaning, 'strike/beat'. It is composed of 'release' (放), being used in its original literal meaning of 'strike', and 'white' (白), which acts phonetically to express 'beat'. This character originally referred to water striking against an object. Henshall suggests as a mnemonic: 'Fiercely agitated water releases white spray.'

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

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