N5 Kanji Course

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N5 Kanji Course

Meaning

In Japanese,下 means “down”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:した、くだ、さ
Onyomi:か、げ

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
机(つくえ)の下(した)→one
命令(めいれい)を下(くだ)す→give a command
下(さ)がる→go down
下(さ)げる→decrease
 
Onyomi:
下限(かげん)→the lower limit
下校(げこう)する→return from school

Origin:

You can see 下 is the same as 二 and it looks like the sunset,but we don’t want to be confuse,so we changed it a little bit so it becomes 下.

Development:

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