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[ほう()]
hou
noun, noun, used as a suffix

English Meaning(s) for 法

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. law; act; principle
  2. method
  3. mood
  4. dharma

Definition and Synonyms for 法

Mood verb inflections that express how the action or state is conceived by the speaker
Synonyms: ムード, モード, , 除法
Method a way of doing something, especially a systematic way
Synonyms: メソッド, メソード, 仕方, 仕様, , 手口, 手段, 手法, 手立て, やり方, 方式, 方法, 方術, 方途, , 為ん術, 甲斐, 筋道, 致し方, , 途方, 遣り口
Rule a principle or condition that customarily governs behavior
Synonyms: ルール, しゃくる, レギュレーション, 会則, 典則, 原則, 基準, 定め, 定まり, 定まる, 定める, 定規, , 戒律, , 本則, 条令, , , 正規, 決まり, 決まる, , 法令, 法例, 法則, 法度, 法式, 準則, 矩則, 規制, 規則, 規定, 規律, 規格, 規矩, 規程
Law legal document setting forth rules governing a particular kind of activity
Synonyms: 条例, , 法令, 法度, 法律, 法規
Rule prescribed guide for conduct or action
Synonyms: ルール, しゃくる, 典則, 基準, 定め, 定める, , 正規, 決め, 決まり, 決まる, 決める, , 法令, 法例, 法則, 法度, 準則, 準縄, 約束, 縄墨, 規則, 規定, 規律, 規矩
Regulation an authoritative rule
Synonyms: ルール, レギュレーション, 会則, 基準, 定則, 定規, 条令, 条例, 正規, 決まり, 決まる, , 法令, 法則, 法度, 準則, 規制, 規則, 規定, 規格, 規程
Etiquette rules governing socially acceptable behavior
Synonyms: エチケット, 作法, 儀礼, 典礼, , , 礼儀, 礼儀作法, 礼典, 礼式, 礼法, 礼節, 行儀作法
Jurisprudence the collection of rules imposed by authority
Synonyms: ロー, 国法, 律令, , 法令, 法典, 法制, 法律, 王法
Method implies an orderly logical arrangement (usually in steps)
Synonyms: メソッド, メソード, 仕方, 仕様, , 手口, 手段, 手法, 手立て, やり方, 方式, 方法, 方術, 方途, , 為ん術, 甲斐, 筋道, 致し方, , 途方, 遣り口

Meanings for each kanji in 法

method; law; rule; principle; model; system Kanji Details »

Categories 法 is a member of

Know-How the (technical) knowledge and skill required to do something
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Conception an abstract or general idea inferred or derived from specific instances
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Legal Document a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right
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Rule prescribed guide for conduct or action
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Instruction a message describing how something is to be done
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Collection several things grouped together or considered as a whole
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Grammatical Relation a linguistic relation established by grammar
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Sample Sentences for 法

We must keep law and order.
Non-smokers are rallying behind the new anti-smoking law.
He drove down to the hotel.
How to prepare black porgy: Sashimi, Whatever anybody says sashimi is the tastiest.
Between the two of them, Ken is taller.

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