Definition of 過

  • overdo
  • exceed
  • go beyond
  • error

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ぎる
  • -すぎる
  • -す
  • ごす
  • あやま
  • あやま
  • ぎる

Popular Words With This Kanji

過去, かこ

the past, bygone days, the previous, a past (i.e. a personal history one would prefer remained secret), one's past, past (tense), preterit, preterite, previous life

過ぎる, すぎる

to pass through, to pass by, to go beyond, to pass (i.e. of time), to elapse, to have expired, to have ended, to be over, to exceed, to surpass, to be above, to be no more than ..., (often used after adjective stems or the -masu stems of verbs) to be excessive, to be too much, to be too ...

過程, かてい

process, course, mechanism

過ごす, 過す, すごす

to pass (time), to spend, to overdo (esp. of one's alcohol consumption), to drink (alcohol), to take care of, to support, to overdo, to do too much, to ... without acting on it

過ごす, 過す, すごす

to pass (time), to spend, to overdo (esp. of one's alcohol consumption), to drink (alcohol), to take care of, to support, to overdo, to do too much, to ... without acting on it

過ぎ, すぎ

past, after, too (much), over (e.g. eating)

通過, つうか

passage through, transit, passing

過半数, かはんすう

majority

経過, けいか

passage, expiration, progress, transition

過剰, かじょう

excess, over-


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