Word of the Week 23

Word of the Week: Week 23


For this week, the word of the week is:

りん
(rin)

Woods, Forest, Grove

りん (rin) is the On-Yomi of , while the Kun-Yomi is はやし (Hayashi). The Kanji is a combination of two (ki). You can check the Kanji in this link.

is also translated as small forest in order not to get confused with the English translation of (mori) which means big forest.


 For the writing of , you may check it in the link below:

Kanji:


Examples:


(
Ri n do u)
(林道)
Forest road

しょ
(
Sho ku ri n)
(植林)
Afforestation


(
Shi n ri n)
(森林)
Forest, Woodland

 

ぎょ
(Ri n gyo u)

(
林業)
Forestry


(Ma tsu ba ya shi)

(松林)
Pine Forest


(Sa n ri n)

(
山林)
Mountain forest


はやしのなかでひとりでいるのはこわいです。
(林の中で一人でいるのは怖いです。)
(Hayashi no naka de hitori de iru no ha kowai desu.)

I’m scared to be along in the forest.

りんどうはそのさきです。
(林道はその先です。)
(Rindou ha sono saki desu..)

The trail through the woods is on that way.


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