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CHIN


meaning: [royal] we

== chin == (noun, adjective that takes の) We, Our, first person pronoun used by royalty
朕思うに == chinomouni == "We, the emperor..."




The current meaning of this character is borrowed. Current left radical is 'flesh/of the body' (肉). Henshall suggests taking the right radical as 'from/out of' (八) and 'heaven' (天), and as a mnemonic: 'Our royal body descends from heaven.'

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

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