Radicals ( Radical204) eight strokes in Kanji;

dimensional, e.g.

www.jisho.org radical number 172 ... ;

directional, e.g.


logical, e.g.

in Hiragana and Katakana: bird; "ri" character is written in Katakana;

in Kanji: bird; old bird;

numerological, e.g.


structural, e.g.

bird; also see: Radical234;

myna (a.k.a. mynah), Asian birds as pet WHICH have ability to mimic speech;