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Stroke Count
3 Strokes
Radical
小 + 0 Strokes
English Meaning
  1. little, small
Readings
Kun'yomi: こ、お、ちい.さい、お-、こ-、さ-。
On'yomi: ショウ。

Japanese Meaning for 小

Dictionary Entries for 小

shou
noun, noun, used as a prefix
  1. smallness; small item
  2. short month (i.e. having fewer than 31 days)
  3. elementary school
  4. younger or inferior (of two items or people with the same name)
  5. unit of field area (approx. 400 sq m)
ko
prefix
  1. small; little; slight
  2. slightly less than; just about
  3. somewhat; somehow
  4. minor (sometimes derogatory); petty
o
prefix
  1. small; narrow
  2. familiar prefix
  3. slightly; a bit
sasa
saza
prefix
  1. small; little
gwaa
suffix
  1. small; little; dear (figurative sense)

Stroke Order Diagrams for 小

Construction of Character for 小

Origin and construction of 小
  1. 象形』。低いところに手がある人をあらわす。

Kanji related to 小

  • 姿

Meanings in Other Languages for 小

French
  1. petit
Portuguese
  1. Pequeno, pouco
Spanish
  1. poco, pequeño

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