Studying kanji – 学 – Study, learn, science

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In this article, we will learn a little more about kanji 学. The meaning of this kanji is study, learn, science and among other similar meanings. This kanji is used a lot mainly in school and vocabularies related to studies.

  • Kun yomi: まな(ぶ)
  • On yomi: がく
  • Own name: まこと, まなぶ, さとる
  • Radical: 子 (child)
  • Traits: 8

Words that begin with 学

  • 学生 Gakusei - Student
  • 学園 Gakuen - University, campus, academy
  • 学問 Gakumon - Scholarship, learning
  • 学ぶ Manabu - Learning (Verb)
  • 学校 Gakkou - School
  • 学会 Gakkai - Academic meeting, society
  • 学課 Gakka - Lesson, schoolwork
  • 学科 Gakka - Subject of study, course of study (types of learning)
  • 学食 Gakushoku - School cafeteria
  • 学位 Gakui - Degree, level of education
  • 学外 Gakugai - Outside the university
  • 学期 Gakki - Semester
  • 学業 Gakugyō - Scholar
  • 学芸 Gakugei - Arts and Sciences
  • 学際 Gakusai - Interdisciplinary
  • 学士 Gakushi - Bachelor (One who is graduated with the completion of studies at a college or university)
  • 学籍 Gakuseki - School record
  • 学内 Gakunai - On campus
  • 学閥 Gakubatsu - Bond, old school friendship
  • 学名 Gakumei - Scientific name
  • 学割 Gakuwari - Student discount

Words ending with 学

  • 医学 Igaku - Medicine
  • 科学 Kagaku - Science
  • 化学 Kagaku - Chemistry
  • 物理学 Butsurigaku - Physics
  • 文学 Bungaku - Literature
  • 経済学 Keizai-gaku - Economy
  • 古学 Kogaku - Classic study
  • 光学 Kōgaku - Optics
  • 工学 Kōgaku - Engineering
  • 神学 Shingaku - Theology
  • 生物学 Ikimonogaku - Biology
  • 大学 Daigaku - University
  • 中学 Chūgaku - Secondary school
  • 停学 Teigaku - Suspension
  • 哲学 Tetsugaku - Philosophy
  • 入学 Nyūgaku - Admission
  • 博学 Hakugaku - Scholarship
  • 法学 Hōgaku - Lei

Everything that contains this kanji is linked to studies, learning, school, etc. Now let's go to some curiosities that are important to know:

Education Levels:

  • Fundamental - 小学校 - shougakkou - “small school”Where he studies students from 7 to 12 years old;
  • Fundamental - 中学校 - chuugakkou - “intermediate school”Students aged 13 to 15;
  • High School - 高等学校 or 高校 - koutougakkou or koukou - “high school”Or“ high school ”from 16 to 18 years old;
  • University - 大学 daigaku - ”big school”Studies students from 19 to 22 years old;

Students:

  • Gakusei - 学生 - is a student of a gakkou 学校
  • Shougakusei - 小学生 - is a student of a shougakkou 小学校
  • Chuugakusei - 中学生 - is a student of a chuugakkou 中学校
  • Koukousei - 高校生 - is a student of a koukou 高校 or koutougakkou 高等学校
  • Daigakusei - 大学生 - is a student of 大学

Many words to decorate don't you think? We are going to lose years of our lives learning Kanji, as Kevin said in an article "Very fun", but you are not alone in this !!

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