Japanese Learning

N4 Kanji 6:暑

Meaning

In Japanese,暑 means “hot”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:あつ
Onyomi:しょ

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
暑(あつ)い→hot

Onyomi:
避暑(ひしょ)→avoid the heat

Origin:

暑=日+者。
日 means “sun”,and the original meaning of 者 is “to boil”,The weather is hot so that you can boil something under the sun, so 暑 stands for “hot”.

Development:

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

One thought on “N4 Kanji 6:暑

  1. This Kanji’s onyomi is しょ isn’t it?

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