Learn JLPT N4 Kanji

Meaning of 有

possess, have, exist, happen

Onyomi

ユウ、 ウ
yuu, u

Kunyomi

あ(る)
a(ru)

Learn Japanese kanji: 【 ユウ、 ウ / あ(る) 】

Meaning: possess, have, exist, happen, occur.

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How to write 有 - stroke order:

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Stroke Count: 6

- Example Sentences

Each example sentence includes a Japanese kana reading, the romaji reading, and the English translation.

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Example #1

わたしのがっこうはとうきょうにあります。
watashi no gakkou wa toukyou ni arimasu.
My school is in Tokyo.
Example #2

わたしはゆうめいになりたい。
watashi wa yuumei ni naritai.
I want to become famous.
Example #3

かれはがくせいににんきがある。
kare wa gakusei ni ninki ga aru.
He is popular with students.
Example #4

コンピューターがつかえるのはゆうりである。
konpyuutaa ga tsukaeru no wa yuuri de aru.
There are advantages to being able to use a computer.
Example #5

そのくにでゆうめいなたべものはなんですか?
sono kuni de yuume na tabemono wa nan desu ka?
What food is famous in that country?
Example #6

このまちはおんせんでゆうめいですよ。じかんがあればいってみてください。
kono machi wa onsen de yuumei desu yo. jikan ga areba itte mite kudasai.
This town is famous for its hot springs. Please go if you have time.

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