< Grade 1 Lesson
月 - Month, Moon
Index #30
Grade 1
4 strokes
JLPT Level: N5
Readings: ゲツ, ガツ, つき
Remember this as a pictogram of the moon. The two lines through the middle look like clouds, and the curviness makes it look like a crescent moon. In a typical month, you will see the moon 30-31 times (this kanji has two main meanings).