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[()·じょう()]
ijou
adverbial noun, noun (temporal)

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[()·じょう()]
ijou

English Meaning(s) for 以上

adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. not less than; ... and more; ... and upwards
  2. beyond ... (e.g. one's means); further (e.g. nothing further to say); more than ... (e.g. cannot pay more than that)
  3. above-mentioned; foregoing
  4. since ...; seeing that ...
  5. this is all; that is the end; the end

Meanings for each kanji in 以上

by means of; because; in view of; compared with Kanji Details »
above; up Kanji Details »

Stroke Order Diagrams for 以上

Sample Sentences for 以上

She may not wait any longer.
I don't want to spend more than $10.
He lives above his means.
You've bought more stamps than needed.
More than half of my books were destroyed by the fire last night.

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