The Radical: 甘


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sweet    甘

Explanation

Used in these Kanji:
JLPT 2Joyo 7
sweet
amai, KAN
Variation of mouth with sth. inside
In her mouth is sth. sweet.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
consideration, intuition, perception, investigate, sense
KAN
Left: extreme, excessive (sweets [mouth with sth. in] and 'equal' [box with two identical bales] are extraordinary.), right: strength/effort (hand/arm ナ with biceps )
Make extreme efforts in your considerations.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
endure, bear, withstand
taeru, tamaru, KAN, TAN
Left: earth , right: extreme, excessive (= sweets [= mouth with sth. in] and 'equals' [= box with two identical bales] are extraordinary.)
The earth has extreme endurance.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
Shogi (=Japanese chess)
KI
Left: tree , right: =grain shovel/scoop used for threshing by rhythmically throwing up the grain in certain periods (cf. )
It is made of wood and looks like a grain shovel: the Shogi play field.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
dark blue, navy-blue
KON
Left: thread , right: sweet (image of an open mouth 廿 with something sweet between teeth)
The thread is sweet and dark blue.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
extraordinary, extreme, excessive
hanahada, JIN
Top: var. of sweet (mouth with sth. in it), bottom: 'equal with' (box with two identical bales)
Sweets and equals are extraordinary.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
mediator, intermediary
BAI
Left: woman , right: a certain (Sweets from the tree for a certain person) [sweet = mouth with sth. in]
The women go to the "sweet tree", that is an intermediary (matchmaker).
JLPT 1Joyo 7
a certain, so-and-so, that person, unspecified
nanigashi, BŌ, BAI
Top: sweet (image of an open mouth 廿 with something sweet between teeth), below: tree
When he has his mouth widely open as big as a tree, he is a certain person.
JLPT 1Joyo 7
conspire, plot, scheme, strategy, stratagem
hakaru, hakarigoto, BŌ, MU
Left: word (sound waves out of mouth ), right: a certain (Sweets from the tree for a certain person) [sweet = = a mouth with sth. in]
The words that sweets are in that tree are a conspiracy.

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