What are kanji letters for KAME SENNIN?
KAME SENNIN mans “Turtle Hermit” in Japanese.
KAME = turtle
SENNIN = hermit, mountain wizard
Sennin is an old man who lives deep in the mountain and trains himself. He has mysterious magic power and respected by people.
Is the meaning the same as the English translation “Master Roshi”?
No. The word Master Roshi is a translation for MUTEN ROSHI, an honorary title for Kame Sennin.
MU = martial arts, weapon
TEN = heaven
ROU = old, aged
SHI = master, teacher
Muten Roushi is an alias of Kame Sennin for praising him as an outstanding martial artist.
The symbol for Turtle
This is a kanji symbol for “turtle” that symbolizes Kame Sennin and his martial arts. As you know, this is a kanji letter printed on Goku and other fighters’ uniforms.
The whole shape pictures a turtle.
In Japan, a turtle is a symbol of longevity and good luck, especially for money luck!
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