N3 Kanji Course

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N3 Kanji Course

Meaning
In Japanese,公 means “fairness/public”.
How to read it:
Kunyomi:おおやけ Onyomi:こう
How to write it:
How to use it:
Kunyomi: 公(おおやけ)にする→to make public Onyomi: 公平(こうへい)→fairness
Origin:
The 八 above 公 means “to divide”. When you split something fifty-fifty, it’s fair. So 公 means “fairness”.
Development:
As you know the origin of this kanji,now you can remember it easier.
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