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N5 Kanji 71: 気

Meaning of kanji 気:

In Japanese, 気 means “air”.


How to read kanji 気:

KunyomiNot often used
Onyomiき、け

How to write kanji 気:


Origin of kanji 気:

You can see three lines that stands for the airflow in the air, so 気 stands for “air”.


Development of kanji 気:


Note:

In Traditional Chinese it is written as 氣.
But in Japanese it is written as 気.

Vocabulary containing kanji 気:

WordReadingMeaning
病気びょうきillness
元気げんきenergy
電気でんきelectricity
天気てんきweather
intention
気持ちきもちfeeling
気分きぶんfeeling
空気くうきair
気付くきづくto notice
人気にんきpopularity
雰囲気ふんいきatmosphere
気味きみa little
一気いっきall at once
勇気ゆうきcourage
本気ほんきserious
平気へいきcalmness
意気いきenthusiasm
気配けはいsign
景気けいきbusiness
やる気やるきmotivation
気の毒きのどくsorry
気力きりょくwillpower
蒸気じょうきvapor
気候きこうclimate
気温きおんtemperature
気軽きがるfeel free
気楽きらくeasy
気質かたぎtrait
浮気うわきcheating
陽気ようきcheerful
活気かっきliveliness
大気たいきatmosphere
気遣うきづかうto care
根気こんきpatience
気合いきあいspirit
吐き気はきけnausea
気象きしょうweather
素っ気ないそっけないpitiful
湿気しっけmoisture
排気はいきexhaust
気掛かりきがかりworry
気まぐれきまぐれfreaky
狂気きょうきinsanity
気配りきくばりconsideration
熱気ねっきhot air
磁気じきmagnetic
無邪気むじゃきinnocent
寒気さむけcold
湯気ゆげsteam
正気しょうきsanity
強気つよきstrong
気遣いきづかいcaring
気まずいきまずいawkward
色気いろけsex appeal
生気せいきvitality
換気かんきventilation
気圧きあつair pressure
呆気ないあっけないunsatisfying
気性きしょうtemper
士気しきmorale
陰気いんきgloomy
眠気ねむけsleepiness
気迫きはくspirit
気品きひんdignity
気管きかんtrachea
気概きがいspirit
気安いきやすいfriendly
冷気れいきchilly air
乗り気のりきmotivation
健気けなげbrave
短気たんきimpatient
殺気さっきbloodlust
気長きながpatient
弱気よわきbearish
気運きうんstrength
味気ないあじきないbland
内気ないきshy
気絶きぜつfaint
気前きまえgenerous
気休めきやすめconsolation
気難しいきむつかしいgrumpy
気体きたいgas
気高いけだかいnoble

Example Sentences of kanji 気:

わたしは、つよおんないやなんです。
I hate strong-minded women.

かれは病あいだすごゆうしめした。
He showed amazing courage during his illness.

彼女かのじょはとてもまえよくおかねす。
She is very free with her money.

そく彼女かのじょげんがなかった。
Lack of sleep whittled away her energy.

かれだかこころっている。
He has a noble mind.

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2 thoughts on “N5 Kanji 71: 気

  1. Is it possible to say 気分いい instead of 気持ちいい? Does it work that way? If not, what are the differences between 気分 and 気持ち?

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      Yes, they are the same!

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