Japanese Learning

N4 Kanji 86:運

Meaning

In Japanese, 運 means “to carry”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:はこ
Onyomi:うん

How to write it:

How to use it:

Kunyomi:
運(はこ)ぶ→to carry

Onyomi:
運輸(うんゆ)→transport

Origin:

運 = 辶 + 軍
辶 is a radical that means “to walk”,軍 means “army”.
When the army walk,they need to carry lots of things.
So 運 stands for “to carry”.

Note: Below is the origin and development of 軍.

Development:

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

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