Memory phrase (Mnemonic) for: 養


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Meaning

foster, bring up, support, to rear

Pronunciation


yashinau

Explanation

Top: sheep (The horned animal with a backbone and laterally protruding due to thick wool is the: sheep), below: food (cover on good food)

Mnemonic

A sheep needs food when being fostered.

Radicals

sheep(Picture of the face of a sheep with two horns.)
to eat(shows a cover and good (It might be helpful to see the lower two strokes as chopsticks.))
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Vocabulary

養う やしなう to rear, to maintain, to cultivate
養蚕 ようさん silkworm culture, silkworm rearing
養護 ようご protection, nursing, protective care
休養 きゅうよう rest, break, recreation
保養 ほよう health preservation, recuperation, recreation
扶養 ふよう support, maintenance
教養 きょうよう culture, education, refinement, cultivation
栄養 えいよう nutrition, nourishment
養分 ようぶん nourishment, nutrient


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