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Is the love character shown Chinese or Japanese?
Posted: Apr 19, 2012 5:04 pm
When something says LOVE in Chinese/Japanese - and only shows one picture.
Which is it in?
Please let me know before I order.
Re: Is the love character shown Chinese or Japanese?
Posted: Apr 19, 2012 5:07 pm
Love is written the same way in Chinese and Japanese (as well as old Korean Hanja). It was Chinese first, but then most of the written Chinese language was borrowed into the Japanese written language
(there was no written form of Japanese until this happened in the 5th century).
This page explains everthing better, and shows many examples of love near the bottom of the page: