酉 means 'sake flask'

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Strokes : 7    Radical number: 164    Ring: 7    Set: 12    Grade: 9   Intermediate lesson: -    Beginner lesson: -   Begins 7 words   Used in 14 words   Used in 76 names   Component in 39 kanji (17 Jōyō)
Jinmeiyō (人名用)
   とり sign of the bird
On    ユウ
Name    なが   みのる
Find out about the relationship between saké and birds! That is, see why this radical was named after a bird but reeks of alcohol in many Jōyō kanji, including (302: alcohol; saké) and (1457: intoxication).
西 west   one  
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tenth sign of Chinese zodiac (The Bird, 5pm-7pm, west, August)
Bird Day; Day of the Bird
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year of the cock
kanji "bird of the zodiac" radical (radical 164)
Bird Day Fair (held at Otori Shrine on each Day of the Bird in November)

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sake flask   とり sign of the bird   
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セイ   サイ   にし west   
イチ   イツ   one   ひと    ひと-    
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