Learn JLPT N3 Kanji

Meaning of 増

increase, add




ま(す)、 ふ(える)
ma(su), fu(eru)

Learn Japanese kanji: 【 ゾウ / ま(す)、 ふ(える) 】.

Meaning: increase, add.

231 of 2,500 most used kanji in newspapers.

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How to write 増 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 14

- Example Sentences

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Example #1

watashi no toushi wa 9 bai ni zoudai shita.
My investment has increased ninefold.
Example #2

kono machi no jinkou wa zouka shite iru.
The population of this town is increasing.
Example #3

saikin wa oosaka de hittakuri jiken ga kyuuzou shite iru.
Recently, the number of snatching cases has increased rapidly in Osaka.
Example #4

korono no eikyou de shitsugyousha no kazu ga fuete iru.
The number of unemployed is increasing due to the influence of corona.

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