Japanese Learning

N4 Kanji 158:説

Meaning

In Japanese, 説 means “to explain”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:と
Onyomi:せつ

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
説(と)く→to explain

Onyomi:
説明(せつめい)する→to explain

Origin:

You can see a man and two mouths. 
You are explaining something to someone.
So 説 stands for “to explain”.

Development:

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

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