Japanese Learning

N3 Kanji 216:然

Meaning

In Japanese,然 means “Yes”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:Not often used
Onyomi:ぜん、ねん

How to write it:

How to use it:

Onyomi:
自然(しぜん)→nature
天然(てんねん)→natural

Origin:

The original meaning of 然 is “to burn”.
Now 然 means “Yes”.
And we use 燃 to represents “to burn”.
So you can remember this kanji by “Yes, we want to burn this beast.”

Development:

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

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