“Ongaku” – Music written in Japanese Kanji

I wrote “Ongaku“. It means “Music” in English. The meaning of the respective Kanji “On” means sound “Gaku” means enjoy I like singing “Once in a While, Talk of the Old Days” by KARAOKE. This is theme song of “Porco Rosso”. Some Japanese were awarded by the Grammy Award this year. I am proud as the same Japanese. What is your favorite …

“Kiki” – Crisis written in Japanese Kanji

I wrote “Kiki”. It means “Crisis” in English. “Ki” of the first character means “Denger”, and “Ki” of the second character means “Occaation”. There is the very famous toy “KUROHIGE-KIKI1PPATSU” in Japan. It excite children!! 1. Put a pirate into barrel. 2. A player puts a sword in barrel in order. 3. If a pirate jumps out of a barrel, You …

“Ume” – Japanese apricot written in Japanese Kanji

I wrote “Ume”. It means “Japanese apricot” in English. Flower language, “nobleness” “elegance” “the patience” “faithfulness”, and so on. A flower blooms in April from February and harvests fruits in July from June. “Ume” is processed into pickles, alcohol, and vinegar. When it is summer, my grandmother attaches a pickled ume (ume-boshi) and makes ume liqueur (ume-shu). What is your …

“Sakura” – Cherry blossom written in Japanese Kanji

I wrote “Sakura”. It means “a cherry blossom” in English. “Sakura” is a name of a heroine appearing in NARUTO. A cherry blossom is Japanese national flower. Cherry blossoms in Japan, it is in full bloom the beginning of April from the end of March. The spectacle in which a lot of cherry blossoms bloom all over is very beautiful. And …

“Sharingan” – Mirror Wheel Eye written in Japanese Kanji

I wrote “Sharingan”. It’s a name of the skill meaning “Mirror Wheel Eye” in “NARUTO”. “Sha” of the first character means “Copy”, “Rin” of the second character means “Wheel”, and “Gan” of the third character means “Eye”. “Sharingan” is a genetic eye technique that naturally occurs in members of the Uchiha clan. What is your favorite word in “NARUTO”? …

“Mutsuki” – January written in Japanese Kanji

I wrote “Mutsuki”. It means “January” in English. “Mutsu” of the first character means “Harmonious”, and “Tsuki” of the second character means “Month”. As for the origin of “Mutsuki”, “Relatives gather and hold the party harmoniously” is leading. What is your favorite word about calendar? I’m waiting for a request.