Japanese Learning

N3 Kanji 278:羽

Meaning

In Japanese,羽 means “feather”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:は、はね
Onyomi:う

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
飛行機(ひきこう)の羽(はね)→airplane wing
扇風機(せんぷうき)の羽根(はね)→fan blades

Onyomi:
羽毛(うもう)→down feathers

Origin:

You can see two feathers.
So 羽 means “feather”.

Development:

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

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