N5 Kanji Course

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N5 Kanji Course

Meaning

In Japanese,駅 means “station”.
 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:Not often used
Onyomi:えき
 

How to write it:

 

How to use it:

Onyomi:
駅員(えきいん)→Station employee

 

Origin:

駅=馬+尺,馬 is the horse,and 尺 is the man who are waiting for the house,you know in ancient Japanese there was no car at all. So the place where there is a man who are waiting for a horse,which is the station.

 

Development:

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