Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 丸


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Meaning

round, circle, ball

Pronunciation

GAN
maru, marui

Explanation

Nine , additional stroke

Mnemonic

A nine-sided shape needs an additional stroke to become round.

Radicals

stroke for emphasis(The stroke for emphasis is used to give an emphasis to a particular item.)
round
nine
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Vocabulary

丸い まるい round/circular/spherical
弾丸 だんがん bullet, shot
丸ごと まるごと in its entirety, whole, wholly
丸める まるめる to make round, to round off, to roll up, to curl up, to seduce
丸々 まるまる completely
日の丸 ひのまる the Japanese flag
真ん丸い まんまるい perfectly circular
まる circle, full (month), perfection

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