Japanese Learning

N4 Kanji 16:青

Meaning

In Japanese,青 means “blue”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:あお
Onyomi:せい

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
青(あお)い→blue

Onyomi:
青春(せいしゅん)→youth

Origin:

you can see a 生 and a well, 生 means “seedling”,and below is a dye, you dye the seeding to blue, So it stands for “blue”.

Development:

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

Leave a Reply