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[じょう()]
jou
noun, noun, used as a prefix, prefix

Alternate Written Forms:

[しょう()]
shou

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
prefix
  1. exactly; precisely (before a number)

Definition and Synonyms for 正

Rightness according with conscience or morality
Synonyms: まとも, , , , 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

Sho was 12 years old, prone to illness and a bit dumb.
Do you know my brother Masao?

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