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Kanji: Eternity

Kanji: Eternity

This is a kanji character (Chinese characters used in Japan) meaning "eternity", pronounced "ei" in Japanese. The image you see here was drawn by Lorna Chang in term one of our full time Diploma course, 2000-2001. Students of this course aim to learn 1000 kanji.


Eternity Kanji Character

This character is traditionally used to practise writing kanji because it embodies the eight basic strokes used in calligraphy.