Japanese Learning

N3 Kanji 158:期

Meaning

In Japanese,期 means “period”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:Not often used
Onyomi:き

How to write it:

How to use it:

Onyomi:
期間(きかん)→period
時期(じき)→date
長期(ちょうき)→long term

Origin:

You can see a sun and a container.
If you want to bake something using the sun.
Then you need to wait for a period.
So 期 means “period”.

Development:

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

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