Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 半


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Meaning

half, middle

Pronunciation

HAN
nakaba

Explanation

A cake , two candles and a cut

Mnemonic

The birthday cake with two candles is cut into half.

Radicals

ten(Two crossed arms (with five fingers each) means ten.)
half
way out
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Vocabulary

半ば なかば middle, half, semi, halfway, partly
半径 はんけい radius
半島 はんとう peninsula
過半数 かはんすう majority
半分 はんぶん half minute
半端 はんぱ remnant, fragment, incomplete set
大半 たいはん majority, mostly, generally

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