N3 Kanji Course

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N3 Kanji Course

Meaning:

In Japanese,丁 means “cake of tofu”.


How to read it:

Kunyomi:Not often used
Onyomi:ちょう、てい


How to write it:


Origin:

The original meaning of 丁 is “nail”.
Now 丁 has nothing to do with nail, and people use another kanji, which is 釘(くぎ), to represent nail.
You can remember this kanji by “I put a nail on one cake of tofu.”


Development:


Vocabulary:

LevelWordReadingMeaningType
Basic丁度ちょうどexactlyAdv
Basic丁寧ていねいpolitena-Adj
Adv包丁ほうちょうkitchen knifeNoun
Adv丁重ていちょうcourteousNoun & na-Adj
S_Adv横丁よこちょうbystreetNoun
Others装丁そうていbindingNoun & Verb
Others一丁いっちょうcake of tofuNoun & Adv
Others符丁ふちょうcantNoun
Others丁半ちょうはんgame of diceNoun
Others落丁らくちょうmissing pageNoun
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