Japanese Learning

N3 Kanji 98:局

Meaning

In Japanese,局 means “station”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:Not often used
Onyomi:きょく

How to write it:

How to use it:

Onyomi:
結局(けっきょく)→finally
薬局(やっきょく)→pharmacy

Origin:

The original meaning of 局 is “chess”, so you can remember this kanji by “People at station are very boring so they play chess to kill time.”

Development:

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

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