Japanese Learning

N2 Kanji 72:患

Meaning

In Japanese,患 means “to suffer”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:わずら
Onyomi:かん

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
患(わずら)う→to suffer

Onyomi:
患者(かんじゃ)→patient

Origin:

You can see the heart and something go across the heart.
When you are suffered, it seems that something goes across the heart.
So 患 means “to suffer”. 

Development:

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

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