Japanese Learning

N4 Kanji 138:夜

Meaning

In Japanese, 夜 means “night”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:よ、よる
Onyomi:や

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
夜中(よなか)→midnight
夜(よる)→night

Onyomi:
夜間(やかん)→night

Origin:

You can see a moon and a man.
A man is walking at night.
So 夜 stands for “night”.

Development:

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

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