Japanese Learning

N2 Kanji 95:机


In Japanese,机 means “desk”. 

How to read it:

Onyomi:Not often used

How to write it:

How to use it:

本(ほん)は机(つくえ)の上(うえ)にある→The book is on the desk


It’s hard to remember this kanji by its origin because it changed too much.
However, you can remember this kanji by kanji 几.
You can see a desk here. And the desk is made of tree. So there is a 木 on the left.
So 机 means “desk”.

Note: Below is the origin and development of kanji 几. 


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

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