Today’s #kanji is 支, which is listed under its own radical of #しにょう or #えだにょう（支）. Apparently 支 is a simplified form of a compound ideograph made of 竹, bamboo, and 手, a hand.
Meaning: to support, to separate
支給（シキュウ）する: to provide, to give, to grant
支持（シジ）する: to support, to maintain, to endorse
支出（シシュツ）: expenditure, disbursement, outgoings, expenses
支店（シテン）: a branch office, a branch store
支配（シハイ）する: to manage, to control, to govern, to dominate
支流（シリュウ）: a tributary river, a feeder
気管支（キカンシ）: a bronchus, a bronchial tube
収支（シュウシ）: income and expenditure, earnings and expenses
支（ささ）える: to support, to hold up, to maintain
干支（えと/カンシ）: the sexagenarian cycle; the Oriental zodiac employing the traditional Chinese 12-animal zodiac with five elements (wood, water, earth, metal, and fire)
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