Nightingale (msn04ii_nightingale@yahoo.com)
Wed, 2 Jun 1999 07:33:00 -0700 (PDT)


--- Lim Jyue <lim_jyue@pacific.net.sg> wrote:

> Do they pronouce this as Hyaku Shiki (百しき), or
> what? What does "Shiki" (しき) stands for anyway?
> Warrior Spirit (士気)? So the 100 Shiki is actually
> the embodiment of a hundred warrior spirits? =]

In Z Gundam, "Shiki" means 'type' or 'model', since
MSN-00100 is the number 100th mobile suit produced
by Anaheim Electronics (one of AEUG's supporter),
hence the name Hyaku Shiki literally means 'Type 100'
or 'Model 100'.

Hope that helps.
 
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