WHAT IS A KANJI LETTER FOR BLUE?
Blue says AO in Japanese.
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HOW TO READ
AO, SEI, SHOU
- young, immature
It gives cool, calm, and refreshing impressions.
The top part of the character pictures glass growing from the earth.
The bottom one stands for a mineral used for dye.
The whole symbol represents “a mineral that has glass-like color” and that makes the meaning of blue.
In Japanese culture, the green color is sometimes called “blue”. For example, we call a traffic gree light AO SHINGOU. The actual color is green but the word is blue.
?? It’s confusing!
I agree. It happens because ancient Japanese people didn’t tell blue from green. The word BLUE included both meanings of blue and green. This custom still remains in the current culture.
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