Japanese Learning

N4 Kanji 67:太

Meaning

In Japanese,太 means “big”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:ふと
Onyomi:たい、た

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
太(ふと)る→to get fat

Onyomi:
太陽(たいよう)→sun
太刀(たち)→long sword

Origin:

You can see a big man. 
So 太 stands for “big” . And you can see that it also have the meaning of “fat”, because you will be bigger when you get fat. 

Development:

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

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