Japanese Dictionary

Meaning of 小難(しょうなん) in Japanese

小難
Kana Reading
しょうなん
Romaji
shōnan
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    small misfortune
    Example sentence
    小難のがれて大難陥る Jump out of the frying pan into the fire.

Examples of 小難, しょうなん in a sentence



Kanji in this word

JLPT 3

18 strokes

difficult, impossible, trouble, accident, defect

On'Yomi: ナン

Kun'Yomi: かた.い, -がた.い, むずか.しい, むづか.しい, むつか.しい, -にく.い

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JLPT 5

3 strokes

little, small

On'Yomi: ショウ

Kun'Yomi: ちい.さい, こ-, お-, さ-

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19 strokes

On'Yomi: ナン

Kun'Yomi: かたい, むずかしい

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