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


meaning: entrust, commit

託宣== takusen == (noun) oracle
結託 == kettaku == (noun) conspiracy, collusion




Left radical is 'words/speak' (言). Right radical is 'plant taking root', which acts phonetically to express 'commit/entrust'. Henshall suggests taking the right radical as 'seven' (七) and a 'top', and as a mnemonic: 'Commit seven top words to memory.'

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

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