“Gashou” – Japanese Kanji Symbols for A Happy New Year!

A Happy New Year ! I wrote “Gashou”. It means “A Happy New Year!” in English. “Ga” means Congratulation or Joy “Shou” is abbreviation of the New Year or January in this case. We have many New Year’s greetings. It is the easiest of them and used in New Year’s card. We don’t say “Gashou” to others, we say “Akemashite …

“Kaizoku” – Pirate written in Japanese Kanji

I wrote “Kaizoku”. It means “a pirate” and “a sea robber” in English. “Kai” of the first character means “sea”, and “Zoku” of the second character means “thief”. Monkey D. Luffy in “ONE PIECE” is “Kaizoku”. He always says, “Ore wa Kaizoku-Ou ni naru!!!!” What is your favorite word in “ONE PIECE”? I’m waiting for a request.