How to Write Love in Japanese Kanji

Jan 27, 2019 · The On-reading is ai (this is the Chinese pronunciation based on when the character was brought to Japan); The Kun-reading is ito (shii), this is the native Japanese pronunciation; It takes 13 strokes to create the kanji for love. The radical is kokoro. A ……

Why does Japanese have two kanji for "love"? - GaijinPot

Feb 13, 2017 · While no one would ever say that defining love in any language is simple, learners of Japanese have an extra problem. If we put the word “love” into most dictionaries, it usually yields two different words: 恋 ( koi ) and 愛 ai . While at first they may seem indistinct, each of these characters actually have subtle differences in meaning that give them both a special identity.Author: Matthew Coslett…

愛 - Wiktionary

Feb 25, 2020 · I love you deeply, and it is this single thought of loving you that enables me to take courage in the face of imminent death. to treasure; to value. 予 獨愛蓮 之 出淤泥而不染。 [Classical Chinese, trad.] 予 独爱莲 之 出淤泥而不染。 [Classical Chinese, simp.] From: 1063, Zhou Dunyi, 《愛蓮說》 (On the Love for the Lotus)Fanqie: 烏代切…