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Stroke Count
4 Strokes
Radical
小 + 1 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. few, little
Readings
Kun'yomi: すく.ない、すこ.し。
On'yomi: ショウ。

Japanese Meaning for 少

Dictionary Entry for 少

shou
prefix
  1. small; little; few

Stroke Order Diagrams for 少

Construction of Character for 少

Radicals and parts present in 少
Radical little, small Kanji Details »
Part
Origin and construction of 少
  1. 会意、「」(ちいさく)+「丿」(そぎとる)で削って減らすこと。または、、「小」と同源の象形とも。
  2. と同系。

Kanji related to 少

  • 寿

    稿

Meanings in Other Languages for 少

French
  1. un petit peu, un peu
Portuguese
  1. poucos, pequenos
Spanish
  1. poco, pequeño, un poco, apenas

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