Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 守護(しゅご) in Japanese

守護
Kana Reading
しゅご, すご
Romaji
shugo, sugo
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi), noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru, nouns which may take the genitive case particle `no'
    Meaning
    protection; safeguard
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    shugo (Kamakura or Muromachi period military governor)


Kanji in this word

JLPT 3

6 strokes

guard, protect, defend, obey

On'Yomi: シュ, ス

Kun'Yomi: まも.る, まも.り, もり, -もり, かみ

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JLPT 1

20 strokes

safeguard, protect

On'Yomi: ゴ

Kun'Yomi: まも.る

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