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Old 02-20-2011, 09:36 AM   #15
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Niall Matthews wrote: View Post
ei 叡 is intelligence, wisdom, cleverness (also with a connotation of with regard to an emperor)

chi 智 is wisdom, intellect, intelligence, reason, cleverness

eichi 叡智 is wisdom, intelligence, with a connotation of philosophy and a search for enlightenment.

The title of the French poet Paul Verlaine's book of poetry Sagesse (wisdom) is 叡智 eichi in Japanese.
Great! Thanks for the explanation! I think we can use it, it matches the logo too, really appreciate it, thank u Niall
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