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Kanji Detail for 壬 - "water, 9th heavenly stem"

  • Meaning

    壬 means "water, 9th heavenly stem."

    1. Ninth - Ninth of the Ten Celestial Stems. Ninth in rank or order.

    2. Water in the Five Elements - The Five Elements are a Chinese system of classifying the natural world into five categories

    3. North in the Eight Directions - The Eight Directions are a Chinese system of dividing the world into eight cardinal directions

    4. Expanding - This refers to the idea that the kanji character 壬 is associated with growth and expansion.

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