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Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 供 (kyou)

Learn one Kanji a day with infographic: 供 (kyou)

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MEANING:

submit, offer, present, serve (meal), accompany

HOW TO READ:

On: kyou, ku, kuu, gu
Kun: sona.eru, tomo, -domo

HOW TO REMEMBER:

You and the person (亻) you’re marrying have to submit the marriage license together (共).

WORDS:

供 (tomo): companion, follower
お供 (otomo): attendant, companion
共に (tomo ni): together, jointly
供え (sonae): offering
子供 (kodomo): child, children
提供 (teikyou): offer, tender
供養 (kuyou): memorial service
自供 (jikyou): confession
供用 (kyouyou): offer for use
供与 (kyouyo): giving, provision
供給 (kyoukyuu): supply, provision
供する (kyousuru): to offer, to present
供える (sonaeru): to offer, to sacrifice
供述書 (kyoujutsusho): affidavit, testimony
提供者 (teikyousha): donor, contributer
供給者 (kyoukyuusha): supplier


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EXAMPLE SENTENCES:

あなたはいまだって子供に変わりはない。
anata wa ima da tte kodomo ni kawari wa nai.
You are still a child.

誰がそんな詳しい情報を提供したんだ。
dare ga sonna kuwashii jouhou o teikyou shitan da.
Who has so correctly informed you?

彼はすでに犯行を自供している。
kare wa sude ni hankou o jikyou shite iru.
He has already confessed to the crime.

町の方へお出かけですか。お供してもよろしいでしょうか。
machi no hou e odekake desu ka. otomo shite mo yoroshii deshou ka.
Are you going to the town? Mind if I stroll along with you?

大村警部は田中に供述書を渡して、署名をさせた。
oomura keibu wa tanaka ni kyoujutsusho o watashite, shomei o saseta.
Inspector Omura handed Tanaka a statement to sign.

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