Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 争


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Meaning

dispute, compete, conflict, fight

Pronunciation


arasou

Explanation

Top: bent person , below: hand ナ/ヨ, stick

Mnemonic

The bent person with a stick in his hand is looking for a dispute.

Radicals

kneeling person((Further radicals with „person“ are: sitting , sitting cross-legged , lying , skilled , bending ,, slumped or husband ))
Hand with stick
vertical line, stick(similar to this radical:)
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Vocabulary

争う あらそう to dispute, to argue, to be at variance, to compete
戦争 せんそう war
争い あらそい dispute, strife, quarrel, dissension, conflict, rivalry, contest
抗争 こうそう dispute, resistance
競争 きょうそう competition, contest
紛争 ふんそう dispute, trouble, strife
論争 ろんそう controversy, dispute

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