Japanese Learning

N3 Kanji 283:腸

Meaning

In Japanese,腸 means “intestines”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:Not often used
Onyomi:ちょう

How to write it:

How to use it:

Onyomi:
小腸(しょうちょう)→small intestines
大腸(だいちょう)→large intestines

Origin:

You can see the meat. It means that intestines is used to digest food. 
So 腸 means “intestines”.

Development:

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

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