ヒ, かな.しい, かな.しむ

grieve, sad, deplore, regret

JLPT3 G3 S12 F1014

As per 非# (spread in alignment to right and left) + heart/emotions → heart split by *sadness* or lamentation → *lament*; *grieve* → *mercy* (← strive to eliminate the sadness of common people). Compare and contrast .

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