Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 精



spirit, refine, soul, energy




Left: rice , right: blue (Growing plants appear in the moonshine as blue and young.)


Rice that has been grown under the moon is full of spirit.


rice(The rice plant has this radical: )
blue, young(At the top a growing plant (sometimes also or 丰, as with "life" ) and below the moon . Accordingly, growing plants appear in the moonlight: blue/green.)
month(The radical tsuki stands for moon or month when used at the right side of a character. However t1he radical niku that stands for body or body-part is in many cases simplified to and thus looks equal as "moon".)
growing plant
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せい spirit, sprite, nymph, energy
精神 せいしん mind, soul, heart, spirit, intention
精神科 せいしんか psychiatry
精密 せいみつ precise, exact, detailed, minute, close
精巧 せいこう elaborate, delicate, exquisite
精々 せいぜい at the most, at best, to the utmost
精算 せいさん exact calculation, squaring of accounts
射精 しゃせい ejaculation

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