Japanese Learning

N3 Kanji 286:船

Meaning

In Japanese,船 means “ship”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:ふね、ふな
Onyomi:せん

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
船(ふね)に乗(の)る→to board a ship
船出(ふなで)→the departure of a ship

Onyomi:
汽船(きせん)→steamship

Origin:

You can see a ship here.
So 船 means “ship”.

Development:

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

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