Japanese Learning

N2 Kanji 182:著

Meaning

In Japanese,著 means “book”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:Not often used
Onyomi:ちょ

How to write it:

How to use it:

Onyomi:
著作権(ちょさくけん)→copyright

Origin:

You can see the bamboo and spider here.
Long time ago, people wrote books on bamboo. And you can remember this kanji by “The man wrote a book about spider-man on the bamboo.”
So 著 means “book”.

Development:

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

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