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丈夫
Readings
じょうぶ
joubu
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
sometimes じょうふ
healthy, robust, strong, solid, durablegentilhomme, guerrier, héros, bonne santé, durable, fort, résistant, solidegesund, kräftig, unverwüstlich, haltbar, dauerhaft, stabil, solide, richtig, angemessen, passend. (ursprüngl. Bed.: Mann von ca. 180cm; die anderen Bed. sind davon abgeleitet)

Kanji
ON: ジョウKUN: たけ, だけ
length, that's all, only, all (one has), stature, height, Ms., Mr., measure, 10feet, merely

ON: フ, フウ, ブKUN: おっと, それ
husband, man

Example sentences
彼は丈夫だったそうです。Parts: (かれ), 丈夫 (じょうぶ), そうだ (そうです)He is said to have been strong.

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