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Noun (futsuumeishi)
trivia, snippet of knowledge

ON: トウ, ズ KUN: まめ, まめ-
beans, pea, midget

Stroke: 7 Grade: 3 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 2-1-6 FC: 1010.0

ON: KUN: し.る, し.らせる
know, wisdom

Stroke: 8 Grade: 2 JLPT: N3 SKIP: 1-5-3 FC: 8640.0

ON: シキ KUN: し.る, しる.す
discriminating, know, write

Stroke: 19 Grade: 5 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-7-12 FC: 0365.5

今日の豆知識コーナー! 今日は「カルピス」の由来について。
Parts: 今日 (きょう) 豆知識 (まめちしき) コーナー (コーナ) 今日 (きょう) カルピス 由来 (ゆらい) に就いて (について)
Today's trivia corner! Today it's about the origin of Calpis.

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