N4 Kanji Course

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N4 Kanji Course

Meaning:

In Japanese, 薬 means “medicine”.


How to read it:

Kunyomiくすり
Onyomiやく

How to write it:


Origin:

薬 = 艹 + 楽
艹 is a radical that means grass. 楽 means happy.
The medicine is made of grass and when you take medicine, you will feel happy.
So 薬 stands for “medicine”.

Note:
There is a little difference between Chinese Kanji and Japanese Kanji, please be careful.

Development:


Vocabulary:

LevelWordReadingMeaning
Basicくすりmedicine
Adv麻薬まやくdrug
Adv薬物やくぶつdrug
Adv農薬のうやくpesticide
Adv薬品やくひんmedicine
Adv薬局やっきょくpharmacy
Adv医薬いやくmedicine
Adv薬剤やくざいdrug
Adv製薬せいやくpharmaceutical
H_Adv弾薬だんやくammunition
H_Adv火薬かやくgunpowder
H_Adv薬草やくそうmedicinal herb
H_Adv薬缶やかんkettle
S_Adv薬師やくしpharmacist
S_Adv薬指くすりゆびring finger
S_Adv目薬めぐすりeye drops
S_Adv投薬するとうやくするto medicate
S_Adv毒薬どくやくpoison
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