Japanese Learning

N4 Kanji 74:病

Meaning

In Japanese, 病 means “disease”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:や、やまい
Onyomi:びょう、へい

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
病(や)む→to get sick
病(やまい)→disease

Onyomi:
病気(びょうき)→disease
疾病(しっぺい)→disease

Origin:

You can see a man lying on the bed because he is illness.
So 病 stands for “disease”.

Development:

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

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