honor

(crab) + (say)
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DUPE

Onyomi

YO

YOyos have no honor. They are children's toys.

Mnemonic

Talk to a crab about honor and, uh, and uh, and you will be surprised.

Kunyomi

ほ*める compliment - no, wait, fuck it. Most dictionaries list both 褒める and 誉める as kanjis for 'compliment' but in practice only 褒める is used. How's that for disambiguation?
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Jukugo

名誉(めいよ)

honor/prestige ★★☆☆☆
(name, famous) + (honor) = 名誉 (honor/prestige)

An honor or prestige that comes in the form of a seal of approval or bonus points from an authority figure. Usually used like this : 名誉なこと。 名誉を受けた。

Lookalikes

Meaning Hint Radical
raise / cite/ mention HANDS
honor SAY

You raise your HANDS in class, to SAY answers that bring you honor.

Synonyms

compliment
褒める    誉める   
honor
名誉    光栄    潔さ    正直