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Old 05-04-2011, 07:53 AM   #2
Carl Thompson
 
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Re: Peace Kanji

It's not the usual kanji for peace. Maybe a good way to think of it is "at ease." The Chinese reading is Kou, Japanese: ko, michi, yasu and yasushi. The first word that I think would spring to mind for most people would be kenkou 健康 meaning ‘health'.

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Carl

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