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

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It is sleeting really heavily.

That's the bad news. The good news is that I find my single-stage John Deere snow blower, which is usually very fussy, chews through inches of heavy sleet with aplomb.




BAN


meaning: barbarian

野蛮 == yaban == (noun, adjective that takes な) savage, uncivilized
蛮勇 == banyuu == (noun) foolhardiness, recklessness, savage valor, brute courage




Bottom radical is 'snake/insect' (虫). Henshall suggests remembering the top radical as a variant of 'red' (赤), and as a mnemonic: ''Reddish insect' refers to barbarian.'

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

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