Japanese Learning

N3 Kanji 143:救

Meaning

In Japanese,救 means “to save”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:すく
Onyomi:きゅう

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
救(すく)う→to save(one’s life)

Onyomi:
救急車(きゅうきゅうしゃ)→ambulance

Origin:

You can see a coat and a man who is holding the branch. 
So you can remember this kanji by “He saved me by giving me a coat, and he also uses this branch to protect me.”

Development:

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

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