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English Meaning(s) for 数

  1. number; amount

Definition and Synonyms for 数

Number the property possessed by a sum or total or indefinite quantity of units or individuals
Synonyms: , , , , 数字
Quantity the concept that something has a magnitude and can be represented in mathematical expressions by a constant or a variable
Synonyms: クォンティティー, 分量, , , 数量, 物量, , , , ,
Number the grammatical category for the forms of nouns and pronouns and verbs that are used depending on the number of entities involved (singular or dual or plural)
Synonyms: 件数, , , 番号
Number a symbol used to represent a number
Synonyms: ナンバー, , , 数字, 数詞
Number a concept of quantity involving zero and units
Synonyms: 基数, ,

Meanings for each kanji in 数

number; strength; fate; law; figures Kanji Details »

Categories 数 is a member of

Amount the relative magnitude of something with reference to a criterion
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Conception an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
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Grammatical Category a category of words having the same grammatical properties
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Symbol an arbitrary sign (written or printed) that has acquired a conventional significance
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Definite Quantity a specific measure of amount
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 数

Sample Sentences for 数

There are three different types of people in the world: those who can count, and those who can't.
Patterns of freeze-up and breakup influence the distribution and number of seals, the polar bear's main prey.
Wherever you go, you see a lot of bicycles left on sidewalks near stations.
The pheasant would not be shot but for its cries.
Millions of dollars have been spent trying to shore up the company.

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