Definition of 惣

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Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ソウ
  • いそがしい
  • そうじて

Popular Words With This Kanji

惣菜, 総菜, そうざい

side dish, daily (household) dish

惣社, 総社, そうじゃ

shrine enshrining several gods

総領, 惣領, 總領, そうりょう

eldest child, oldest child, first-born child, child who carries on the family name, pre-ritsuryo official established in key provinces, responsible for administration of his home and surrounding provinces, head of a warrior clan (Kamakura period)

惣嫁, 総嫁, そうか

(Edo period) streetwalker

惣管領, そうかんりょう

(hist.) governor-general

助宗鱈, 助惣鱈, すけそうだら, スケソウダラ

walleye pollack, Alaska pollack (Theragra chalcogramma)

総構え, 惣構, そうがまえ

outermost enclosure of a castle or fortress (including the town around it)

惣菜店, そうざいてん

delicatessen, deli


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