See also: じう

JapaneseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of しう – see the following entries.
四有
[noun] (Buddhism) the four stages of existence: 生有(しょうう) (shōu, moment of birth), 本有(ほんぬ) (honnu, life), 死有(しう) (shiu, moment of death), and 中有(ちゅうう) (chūu, state between death and the next reincarnation)
死有
[noun] (Buddhism) moment of death, one of 四有(しう) (shiu, the four stages of existence)
糸雨
[noun] drizzle
祠宇
[noun] (archaic) shrine
(This term, しう, is an alternative spelling of the above Sino-Japanese terms.)