Learn JLPT N4 Kanji

Meaning of 重

heavy, important, esteem, respect

Onyomi

ジュウ、 チョウ
juu, chou

Kunyomi

おも(い)、 かさ(ねる)
omo(i), kasa(neru)

Learn Japanese kanji: 重/color] (ジュウ、 チョウ / おも(い)、 かさ(ねる)) – Meaning: heavy, important, esteem, respect.

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Stroke Count: 9

- Example Sentences

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Example #1

このほんはとてもおもいですね。
kono hon wa totemo omoi desu ne.
This book is really heavy..
Example #2

このカバンはあなたのよりすこしおもたい。
kono kaban wa anata no yori sukoshi omotai.
This bag is a big heavier than yours.
Example #3

これはじゅうだいなもんだいだ。
kore wa juudai na mondai da.
This is a serious problem.
Example #4

わたしのたいじゅうがふえている。
watashi no taijuu ga fueteiru.
I've been gaining weight.

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