Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 称



appellation, denomination, name, praise, admire




Left: rice plant , right: 尔 (horizontal person , small )


In the rice plants lies a small person: Does he has a name or title?


rice plant(It is shown the ear/spike of a rice plant. The ripe grain of rice has this radical: .)
person who lies((Further radicals with „person“ are: sitting , sitting cross-legged , kneeling , skilled , bending ,, slumped or husband ))
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愛称 あいしょう nickname, pet name
尊称 そんしょう honorary title
称号 しょうごう title, name, degree
対称 たいしょう symmetry
総称 そうしょう general term, generic name
名称 めいしょう name
称する しょうする to take the name of, to call oneself, to pretend

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