Japanese Learning

N3 Kanji 141:改

Meaning

 In Japanese,改 means “to change”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:あらた
Onyomi:かい

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
改(あらた)めて→again

Onyomi:
改善(かいぜん)する→to improve
改造(かいぞう)する→to convert

Origin:

You can see someone who is beating his kid to let his kid change himself.
So 改 means “to change”.

Development:

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

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