Kanji: 弟 younger brother

JLPT N4 | 7 Strokes

On: てい
Kun:
おとうと

Meaning: younger brother

Kanji Parts: 

  • 丷 horns
  • 弓 bow

Mnemonic Story: 

My younger brother likes to put on a horned 丷 headgear and kick 丿 down a door with his bow 弓.

Stroke Order:

kanjiN4-弟

Examples:

  • 弟【おとうと】 younger brother
  • 兄弟【きょうだい】 siblings; brothers and sisters
  • 弟子【でし】 disciple

(おとうと)は、(いぬ)()っている。

(My) younger brother has a dog.

  • 弟 younger brother
  • 犬 dog
  • 飼っている keeps (a pet)

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