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音読み (おんよみ): リョク、リキ

訓読み (くんよみ): ちから

部首 (ぶしゅ):力(ちから

Meaning: strength, force



a masterpiece (that required lots of energy to be created)


entire or the whole of (one’s) energy


water sumo wrestlers drink prior to match.  Flickr member jpellegen has a great summary explanation.

“Kirin Chibi 力水” from Flickr member jpellegen.  (Click image to enlarge.  Original image is here.)



Kanji originally posted 2009.08.20 11:14

Part or all of English definition is from  KANJIDIC — property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, used in conformance with the Group’s licenceDonate to the WWWJDIC project. Stroke order diagrams licensed from Kanji Cafe.

Written by bunkalearner

2010/03/20 at 8:14 am

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