しょう

See also: じょう

JapaneseEdit

Etymology 1Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of しょう – see the following entry.
背負う
[verb] Same as above.
(This term, しょう, is an alternative spelling of the above term.)

Etymology 2Edit

For pronunciation and definitions of しょう – see the following entries.
1
[noun] smallness; small size, small (sometimes used as an abbreviation for small serving, etc.)
[noun] Short for 小の月 (shō no tsuki).
[noun] (historical) during the Kamakura and Muromachi periods, a unit of field area equal to around 400 square metres. (Can we verify(+) this sense?)
[prefix] small, little
[suffix] suffix after names of elementary schools
[proper noun] a surname​.
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[prefix] (historical) "senior" ranking for (-i, Japanese courtier rank)
[prefix] : exactly (of a number)
[adjective] proper; straight, direct; genuine, true
[numeral] ten-duodecillion(1040)
1
[affix] life; lifetime
2
[noun] voice, speech
[noun] tone
[noun] variation of stress in pronunciation
[noun] tone mark
3
[affix] bright
[affix] enlightened, glorious
3
[noun] dealing, dealer, merchant
[noun] (arithmetic) quotient
3
[noun] chapter; section
[noun] badge
3
[suffix] minister of state
3
[noun] win, victory
[counter] wins, victories
4
[prefix] saving, conservation
[suffix] ministry
[noun] ministry, government department, office; Chinese province
5
[noun] likeness, appearance
5
[noun] proof, verification
5
[affix] invitation; to invite
5
[noun] prize
[suffix] prize, award
5
[noun] the nature of something
6
[noun] consent
6
[noun] a commander
[noun] a general, admiral, or other high-ranking officer, especially of the Japan Self-Defense Forces
[noun] (historical) a rank in the 近衛府 (Konoe-fu, office of the imperial guard during the Nara period)
[affix] commander, general, leader
[affix] military rank
[affix] take, hold
[affix] from now on, in the future
[proper noun] a female given name
S
[affix] night
[affix] time after sunset until midnight
S
[affix] image; likeness
S
[noun] sickbed
[counter] beds
Alternative spelling
S
[noun] a unit of volume, one-tenth of a () or about 1.8 liters
S
[suffix] manor
Alternative spelling
S
[suffix] (medicine) attached to the names of conditions
S
[noun] worker
S
[noun] bell
S
[noun] (uncommon) surname, family name
[noun] (uncommon) clan
S
[noun] a omen of good fortune or happiness
[noun] a sign of good or bad luck
[noun] This term needs a translation to English.
[proper noun] a female given name
[proper noun] a surname
S
[noun] name; reputation
S
[noun] imperial edict
S
[noun] (astronomy) opposition
S
[noun] request
S
[noun] reef
J
[proper noun] A male given name
J
[proper noun] A male given name
J
[noun] a free-reed woodwind musical instrument used in Japanese court music, consisting of a mouthpiece and seventeen pipes, each similar to an organ pipe
J
[noun] eulogy
H
[noun] an excerpt, an extract (writing)
[noun] an annotation
[noun] a unit of volume, equal to one tenth of a (shaku) and one hundredth of a (), or approximately 1.8 millilitres
Alternative spelling
H
[noun] concubine
[pronoun] (humble, feminine) I, me
H
[noun] xiao (Chinese flute)
H
[noun] bronze jar used for storing alcohol
H
[noun] gong
兄鷹
[noun] a small hawk
[noun] a male hawk
[noun] musket, male sparrowhawk
少輔
[noun] junior assistant minister in Ritsuryō
諸有
[noun] (Buddhism) the state of being alive
(This term, しょう, is an alternative spelling of the above Sino-Japanese terms.
For a list of all kanji read as しょう, not just those used in Japanese terms, see Category:Japanese kanji read as しょう.)