Kanji Card – 和

Kanji – JLPT N3 – 和


548C - 和

Meaning peace, freedom, Japanese, calm
Onyomi WA
Kunyomi yawa(ragu), nago(mu), nago(yaka)
Strokes 8 (click on the pick to start the video)


Kanji Furigana Romaji Meaning JLPT
平和 へいわ heiwa peace
和式 わしき washiki Japanese style

Kanji Radicals

Radical Radical name Meaning


Kanji 和式のトイレは日本でも少なくなっています。
Furigana わしきのといれはにほんでもすくなくなっています。
Romaji washiki no toire wa nihon de sukunaku natte imasu.
English Even in Japan, Japanese style toilets are getting less.



私 - me

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  1. Oyasuminasai! please correct the spelling:’ peace ‘not ‘piece’ for heiwa


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