Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 路



road, street, way




Left: foot (kneecap and a footprint ) [= Footprint of the right foot rotated 90° to the left.], right: each/every (With crossed legs on a cushion sits everybody.)


Feet on every: road and street.


foot(It shows at the top a kneecap and at the bottom a foot-print .)
every, everybody
crossed legs(This radical is understood as sitting with crossed legs or upturned foot.)
to stop(At top the picture of a left foot and at bottom a limiting line. "The foot stands at the line and stops.")
Tip: Go to the radicals that are contained in this character and learn all the characters with this radical systematically!


岐路 きろ forked road, crossroads
坂路 ばんろ hang, slope
route, road, distance travelled in a day
路面 ろめん road surface
迷路 めいろ maze, labyrinth, blind alley
十字路 じゅうじろ crossroads
海路 かいろ sea route
回路 かいろ circuit (electric)
経路 けいろ course, route, channel

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