Japanese Learning

N3 Kanji 303:角

Meaning

In Japanese,角 means “edge/angle/antler”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:かど、つの
Onyomi:かく

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
角(かど)→edge
角(つの)→antler

Onyomi:
直角(ちょっかく)→right angle
鋭角(えいかく)→acute angle
鈍角(どんかく)→obtuse angle

Origin:

You can see an antler here.
So 角 means “edge/angle/antler”.

Note: There is some difference between Chinese kanji and Japanese kanji. You should use Japanese kanji.

Development:

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

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