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Kanji: 父 chichi father

It looks like a father tying his tie.
                JLPT N5: 14 / 100 | 4 Strokes

On: フ
Kun: ちち; とう
Meaning:
father

Mnemonic:

Stroke Order:

Examples:

  • お父さん o tou san – a father
  • 父の日 chichi no hi – Father’s Day

Example Sentence:

仕事(しごと)()わったら、お(とう)さんはテレビの(まえ)でごろごろします。

shigoto ga owattara, otousan wa terebi no mae de gorogoro shimasu.
After work, dad just loafs around in front of the TV.

  • 仕事 work
  • 終わったら when finished
  • お父さん dad; father [The honorific “o” is usually added to tousan.]
  • テレビ TV
  • の前 in front of (TV)
  • で at 
  • ごろごろする to relax; loaf around

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