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Thursday, 15 December 2011

Mouth

Reading: KOU, KU, kuchi

Strokes: 3

Etymology: A pictograph of an open mouth.

Can also symbolise speech.

Mnemonic: OPEN MOUTH


Combinations:

人口 (jinkou) population
口実 (kojitsu) pretext
出口 (deguchi) exit

(Based upon Henshall, 1998)

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