Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 緑


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Meaning

green, verdure

Pronunciation

RYOKU, ROKU
midori

Explanation

Left: thread (here: plant fiber), right: extrude (= a pressing hand ヨ lets liquid drop out.)

Mnemonic

When plant fibers are pressed the extruding liquid is green.

Radicals

thread
squeeze out
hand(Several characters are used for hand: ,ナ, , ,ヨ,)
water(The radical mizu stands for water. It is commonly used in its short form .)
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Vocabulary

緑茶 りょくちゃ green tea
みどり greenery
緑青 ろくしょう verdigris, patina
緑地 りょくち green tract of land


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