Japanese Learning

N4 Kanji 136:夕

Meaning

In Japanese, 夕 means “evening”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:ゆう
Onyomi:せき

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
夕飯(ゆうはん)→dinner

Onyomi:
一朝一夕(いっちょういっせき)→overnight

Origin&Development:

You can see the moon.
The moon will appear in the evening.
So 夕 stands for “evening”

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

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