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Kanji Details for 過

Strokes count

Strokes: 12



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overdo, exceed, go beyond, error
  • す.ぎる
  • -す.ぎる
  • -す.ぎ
  • す.ごす
  • あやま.つ
  • あやま.ち
  • よ.ぎる

Popular Words With This Kanji

  • 過去

    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

    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

    process; course; mechanism