Japanese Learning

N3 Kanji 66:命

Meaning

In Japanese,命 means “life”. 

How to read it:

Kunyomi:いのち
Onyomi:めい

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
命(いのち)を救(すく)う→to save a life

Onyomi:
運命(うんめい)→destiny

Origin:

You can see an emperor here.
So you can remember this kanji by “The emperor saved my life.”

Development:

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

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