Japanese Kanji -- 1st Grade

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Can you name the Japanese Kanji letters usually learned in 1st grade in Japanese elementary school?

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MeaningLetterInteresting Facts
To see
Human-being / PeopleCheck out how this symbol came to be! Whoever created this symbol is genius!
eye
redIn Health and Sports Day, one side is the red team. This color derives from the 'heike family (平家)'. Heike had power before the Kamakura period. Note: Naruto Uzumaki was born on Health and Sports Day due to its energy.
Boy/Male
Ten
to go in, to enter
rock
Heaven/ antonym is 地(Learned in 2nd grade)
mind/disposition/nature/intention/compatible
stand up
Five
whiteIn Health and Sports Day, the other side will be the white team. This comes from the 'genji (源氏)'.They had power and influence during the Kamakura Period.
leftIn Japan, they drive on the left. We are just like britain
grass'Makurano soushi' まくらのそうし・枕_子 is a famous book written in 996 AD. In Japan, they usually read it in the first year of middle school.
mediumIn Japanese-style Mahjong, this is one of the Dragon Tiles.
Big, Huge, EnormousTo emphasize something, sometimes this letter is utilized.
Hand
ChildThe birth rate of Japan is very low compared to other western countries. The effects of the low rate are showing up recently.
Mountain
RainIn Japan, there is a rainy season called 'tsuyu' つゆ. Depending on the region, the timing of the season differs.
Six
villageHaruki Murakami's surname starts with this
book
SkyThis symbol is used when writing 'karate' in Japanese
Car/VehicleThis symbol is used even in trains --> 電_ (densya)
Wood / Small Amount of ForestTree x 2? It's simple and easy
MeaningLetterInteresting Facts
Down
near sundownsundown = 日没 (niti botsu)
To learn/studiesGood luck learning Japanese! It's worth it!
Three
feet
Place to learn/For this, use hiragana. (Due to certain circumstances when creating this, I was not able to insert this symbol.)
earlyNote: 速い is fast
correct/right/properIt's a symbol from the Taisho era
OneIchiro is a common name that utilizes this.
yenYen is the Japanese currency.
Four
letter
ForestTree x 3? It's simple and easy
town
name
Girl/FemaleIn Japanese school, students memorize this letter by memorizing 'ku-no-ichi'. 'Ku' comes from hiragana and 'no' comes from katakana
RightIn Osaka, people stand on the right side of the escalator. On the other hand, in Tokyo, they stand on the left of the escalator. Beware!
Eight
Moon
Dirt/Ground
insect/bug
to leave/ to go out
Up
goldThe Golden Pavillion in Kyoto is a definite great place to go in Japan. It's interesting that gold used to be so abundant in Japan that they used it as a currency
ball / beadLooks similar to the symbol 'king'
Bamboo'chikuba no tomo' (__馬の友) means a friend you've known since you were little.
River
MeaningLetterInteresting Facts
to rest
DogIt's the first letter of a famous anime/manga written by Takahashi Rumiko
sentence
Seven
Rice field
clam / shellsIt is said that shells were used as a currency in the ancient times
year/age
ThousandThe main character in 'Spirited Away' by Hayao Miyazaki is named this
blue
Hundred'hyaku mo syouti' is a common phrase used to mean that 'they know very much'
Two
WaterFamous voice actress and female singer Mizuki Nana's surname starts with this symbol.
to live/ to be bornIf read 'nama', it means 'raw'
mouth
sound / noise'K-ON!' utilizes this letter.
TreeTree is an important thing in Japanese shinto.
Sun/Day
strength
FlowersThis is the first letter of the first name of a famous manga/anime character in 'Slam Dunk'
ear
In front of / before
thread
fire
Nine
small'small people' (syounin) is utilized to mean children below age 12 in Japan. This is most used in train stations.
king

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