しゅう

See also: しゅ, じゅ, and じゅう

JapaneseEdit

For pronunciation and definitions of しゅう – see the following entries.
4
[counter] laps or circuits
[proper noun] Zhou
2
[noun] a week (unit of time)
[counter] weeks
[proper noun] a male or female given name
3
[noun] first-level administrative division of some countries, such as: (1) state of the United States, Australia, India, Nigeria and Germany; (2) province of Canada; (3) canton of Switzerland; etc.
[noun] used in place names, usually associated with (historical) political divisions
[suffix] continent
[suffix] used in place names
Alternative spelling
3
[noun] collection, assembly
6
[noun] mass; many people
[noun] majority
[suffix] This term needs a translation to English.
S
[proper noun] a male given name
(This term, しゅう, is an alternative spelling of the above terms.
For a list of all kanji read as しゅう, not just those used in Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji read as しゅう.)