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[すう()]
suu
prefix

English Meaning(s) for 数

prefix
  1. several; a number of
  2. number; numeral; figure
  3. destiny; fate
  4. law

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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Sample Sentences for 数

Statistics deals with collected numbers representing facts.
This hotel can accommodate 700 guests.
The signal at the intersection didn't increase the number of the traffic accidents in the city.
The number of students who specialize in biology will increase from now on.
In the 19th century, the number of immigrants swelled rapidly.

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