Kanji: 冬 winter

JLPT N4 | 5 Strokes

On:  とう
Kun:
ふゆ

Meaning: winter

Kanji Parts: 

  • 夂 walking legs
  • 冫 ice

Mnemonic Story: 

When you walk 夂 on ice 冫, it is probably winter.

Stroke Order:

Examples:

  • 冬休み【ふゆやすみ】 winter vacation
  • 冬季【とうき】 winter season
  • 冬眠【とうみん】 hibernation

子供(こども)たちは、冬休(ふゆやす)みを(たの)しみにしている。

The children are looking forward to the winter holidays.

  • 子供たち children (plural)
  • 冬休み winter vacation
  •  楽しみにしている looking forward to [set phrase; literally, "enjoyment | choosing"]

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