ジ, に.る, ひ.る, にた

becoming, resemble, counterfeit, imitate, suitable

JLPT3 G5 S7 F923

As per # (plow furrows) + person (→ human agency) → plow furrows. was devised to replace after acquired its associated and extended meanings, but the same process occurred with , which acquired the meanings *resemble,* *imitate* and *copy* (← furrows of identical appearance) → *counterfeit*; *fake*.

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