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Translation Please. Thank you.

Hello. Would someone please tell me the meaning of my tattoo? Thank you.

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Reply to Charolotte Caxton - view message

It means dream, which is what you look like in that photo.

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Reply to Randall Ahren - view message

/me blushes profusely.

Thank you, Randall. Is that really what it means? 

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Haha yes. You are right Randall. Just now i asked a chinese friend of me.

Very nice pic Charolotte!

I moaned because i had no shoes until i met a girl who had no feet...
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Reply to LoveAngeL Lyre - view message

Really? Oh wow! Thanks LoveAngel, for the compliment as well.

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Reply to Charolotte Caxton - view message

You are welcome. Just the truth Charolotte. Smiley Happy You can use also Google translator to check it out, typing in english dream and translating it in traditional chinese.

I moaned because i had no shoes until i met a girl who had no feet...
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Oh yes, I suppose so. It also looks the same if I choose Japanese, I believe.

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Japanese kanji were imported from china during the Heian period (IIRC).  So yes, they look virtually identical.

 

That kanji is , which can be pronounced as either "mu" (む) or as "yume" (ゆめ, pronounced "yuu-meh") in japanese.  It means "a dream, a vision, or an illusion."

 

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That's way cool Helium, thanks for the excellent explanation Smiley Happy