Japanese Learning

N3 Kanji 212:灯

Meaning

In Japanese,灯 means “light”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:Not often used
Onyomi:とう

How to write it:

How to use it:

Onyomi:
電灯(でんとう)→electric light

Origin:

You can see the fire, hands and feet. Long time ago, if you want light, you need fire. So you can see your hands and feet clearly.

Development:

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

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