Japanese Learning

N4 Kanji 89:銀

Meaning

In Japanese, 銀 means “silver”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:None
Onyomi:ぎん

How to write it:

How to use it:

Onyomi:
銀色(ぎんいろ)→silver
銀行(ぎんこう)→bank

Origin:

You can see the metal and someone is looking at it. 
Silver is metal. 
And in ancient China,silver is used to buy something. 
So when you see the silver, you will look at it, 
because it is valuable.
So 銀 stands for “silver”.

Development:

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

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