Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 宗祖(しゅうそ) in Japanese

宗祖
Kana Reading
しゅうそ
Romaji
shūso
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    sect founder


Kanji in this word

JLPT 3

9 strokes

ancestor, pioneer, founder

On'Yomi: ソ

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JLPT 1

8 strokes

religion, sect, denomination, main point, origin, essence

On'Yomi: シュウ, ソウ

Kun'Yomi: むね

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10 strokes

On'Yomi: ソ

Kun'Yomi:

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