N4 Kanji Course

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N4 Kanji Course

Meaning:

In Japanese, 市 means “market”.


How to read it:

Kunyomiいち
Onyomi

How to write it:


Origin:

You can see a foot and a marketplace.
You use your feet to hang out at the marketplace. So 市 stands for “market”.


Vocabulary:

LevelWordReadingMeaning
Basiccity
Basic市民しみんcitizen
Inter都市としcity
Inter市場しじょうmarket
Inter市場いちばbazaar
Inter市街しがいcity
Inter市販しはんcommercially available
Adv市長しちょうmayor
Adv市内しないcity
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  1. When is the word market pronounced いちば and when しじょう?
    Are the two pronunciatons interchangable?

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      しじょう:abstract market(like IT market)
      いちば:specific market(like a store)

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