N3 Kanji Course

Admin bar avatar
Marshall
Kanji Course
Free
  • 359 lessons
  • 0 quizzes
  • 96 week duration

N3 Kanji Course

Meaning

In Japanese,岩 means “rock”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:いわ
Onyomi:がん

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
岩(いわ)→rock
 
Onyomi:
奇岩(きがん)→a strangely shaped rock

Origin:

It’s hard to remember this kanji by its origin.
However, I will think of a way to help you remember this kanji.
岩=山+石.
So you can remember this kanji by 石. 石 means “stone”, 山 means “mountain”. So 岩 means “rock”. (Below is the origin and development of kanji 石.)

Development:

As you know the origin of this kanji,now you can remember it easier.
0

Leave a Reply