Japanese Learning

N5 Kanji 32:社

Meaning

In Japanese,社 means “community”.

How to read it:

Kunyomi:Not often used
Onyomi:しゃ

How to write it:

How to use it:

Onyomi:
会社(かいしゃ)→company
社会(しゃかい)→society

Origin:

The origin meaning of 社 is the god of land,if your community want to live happily,you need the god of land to bless you.So it stands for community now.

Development:

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

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