Kun readings 🇯🇵
On readings 🇨🇳
Example of kunyomi readings 🇯🇵
This is the standard reading for 人. It is contained in all words that refer to
This reading is used as suffix for counting people:
two persons, etc.
Example of onyomi readings 🇨🇳
This is the most common reading for compound words using 人. It is used to refer to professions (
chef) and when the kanji has the meaning of
This reading is used for nationalities among other things (
japanese person, etc.).