nun

(corpse) + (heel)
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5 strokes
SOLO

Onyomi

Mnemonic

It's the corpse of a nun who got poisoned-darted in the heel, all Achilles style. Weird.

Kunyomi

あま ( さん ) Buddhist nun
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Lookalikes

Meaning Hint Radical
nun HEEL
mud WET
butt NINE

Nuns wear high-HEELS under their gowns.

The heels get WET from the MUD.

To beat a baseball team, you must kick NINE butts!

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