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[しょう()]
shou
noun, noun, used as a prefix

Alternate Written Forms:

[じょう()]
jou

English Meaning(s) for 正

noun, noun, used as a prefix
  1. greater (of equal court ranks); upper; senior
  2. director (highest of the four administrative positions of the ritsuryo period); chief
  3. (before a number) exactly; precisely

Definition and Synonyms for 正

Rightness according with conscience or morality
Synonyms: , , , 正方

Meanings for each kanji in 正

correct; justice; righteous; 10**40 Kanji Details »

Categories 正 is a member of

Morality concern with the distinction between good and evil or right and wrong
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 正

Sample Sentences for 正

By the time you land at Narita, it will be dark.
This is a gorgeous town.
Is it OK to feed my dog lettuce?
Is it wrong to leave my baby crying?
Therefore it is important for us to be aware of other forms of politeness.

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