|Related Symbols:||穏 (on：calm), 平 (hei: flat)|
|Compound Words:||平和 (peace), 温和 (mild)|
“和” – the symbol that expresses the spirit of Japanese. Originally indicates “peace” or “harmony.” This symbol is pretty famous outside Japan as it represents Japanese culture.
Well, what this symbol indicate is “peace treaty” to cease fire.
In daily life, this symbol is used in such idioms as “和食” (washoku: Japanese food), “平和” (heiwa: peace), or “違和感 (uncomfortableness).” For some reason this symbol makes us feel relaxed. One of the symbols that we Japanese are proud of.
Who to get this symbol for tattoo
Absolutely good for those who like what it means. If you need a little bit of anger management, this symbol will definitely help you.