Japanese Learning

N3 Kanji 229:的

Meaning

In Japanese,的 means “target”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:まと
Onyomi:てき

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
的(まと)外(はず)れ→besides the point

Onyomi:
的確(てきかく)→accurate

Origin:

The original meaning of 的 is “clear”.
So you can see a sun here.
You can remember this kanji by “You need the sun so that you can shoot the target.”

Development:

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

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