Friday, April 2, 2010
"Shine" Japanese calligraphy
"輝" (ki, or kagayaku). It is translated as brightness, shine, brilliance, etc.
This character is written by Kanzi, Regular script.
Etymology : Phono-semantic compound
semantic 光 (light) + phonetic 軍 (army)
It seems to be campfire, and it looks like a circle is drawn around light.
This is words to remind of a fantastic scene.
"kagayaku" The sound of this word.
It is one of the words that are the most beautiful in various Japanese.
This is the best present.