Radical Combination

Meaning

Primary

Violence

Mnemonic

When the sun gets together with water, only violence can ensue. They don’t mix well together. The sun loves to fight water and water loves to fight the sun. Lots and lots of violence.

Readings

On’yomi

ぼう, ばく

Kun’yomi

あば

Nanori

None

Mnemonic

But after a while, the sun and the water have had enough of violence. They decide to settle their differences with a friendly game of bowling (ぼう). Bowling is a great way to relieve stress and in the end, they bond over it.

Found In Vocabulary