Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 士


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Meaning

Samurai, warrior, a learned man

Pronunciation

SHI
samurai

Explanation

Posing man with wide outstretched arms

Mnemonic

He looks like a poser, the samurai.

Radicals

Samurai(Not mistake with earth, ground: )
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Vocabulary

武士 ぶし warrior, samurai
兵士 へいし soldier
整備士 せいびし mechanic
富士山 ふじさん Fuji-san (the highest mountain in Japan)
武士道 ぶしどう Bushido, samurai code of chivalry
士官 しかん officer (military)
敵同士 かたきどうし mutual hostility
修士 しゅうし Masters degree program
博士 はかせ doctorate, PhD

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