Learn JLPT N5 Kanji

Meaning of 南



ナン、 ナ
nan, na



Learn Japanese kanji: 【 ナン、 ナ / みなみ 】

Meaning: south.

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How to write 南 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 9

- Example Sentences

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Example #1

kaze ga minami ni kawatta.
The wind shifted to the South.
Example #2

sono toritachi wa nanbou kara kiteimasu.
Those birds are coming from the South.
Example #3

nihon wa nanboku ni nagai shima desu.
Japan is a long island that extends North to South.
Example #4

Kare no ie wa kawa no minami gawa ni aru.
His house is on the south side of the river.

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