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Meaning:

In Japanese, 功 means “achievement”.


How to read it:

KunyomiNot often used
Onyomiこう

How to write it:


Origin:

The original meaning of 功 is “to work hard”.
You can see an ax and the tree, so a man should work hard to cut the tree using this ax. If you don’t work hard, you won’t achieve anything.
So 功 means “achievement”.


Development:


Vocabulary:

LevelWordReadingMeaning
Inter成功せいこうsuccess
Adv功績こうせきachievement
H_Adv年功ねんこうseniority
H_Adv功労こうろうachievement
S_Adv功利こうりutility
S_Adv気功きこうbreathing exercise
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