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What does 寿 mean?

caromte

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寿

Hi, yesterday I bought a paper lantern but I can't find the meaning of these kanji

Thanks in advance
 

nice gaijin

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寿
by itself, it's "kotobuki," a congratulatory or celebratory character for long life.

It's also used in another word you might know, 寿司, sushi.
 

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Thank you very much, i now i have seen it somewhere 😅.
The word sushi makes me hungry.:D
Thanks again
 
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