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左右
Readings

sayuu

sou

Out-dated or obsolete kana usage
さう
sau

Out-dated or obsolete kana usage
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Takes the aux. verb suru
left and right, right and left

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Takes the aux. verb suru
(asserting) control, influence, domination

Noun (futsuumeishi)
one's attendants, people accompanying one

Noun (futsuumeishi)
(serving at somebody's) side

Noun (futsuumeishi)
equivocation

Kanjis
ON: サ, シャ KUN: ひだり
left

Stroke: 5 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 3-2-3 FC: 4001.1


ON: ウ, ユウ KUN: みぎ
right

Stroke: 5 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 3-2-3 FC: 4060.0


Phrases
彼は怒って首を左右に振った。
Parts: (かれ) 怒る (おこる) (くび) 左右 (さゆう) 振る (ふる)
He gave an angry shake of his head.

成功不成功は気質に左右されることが多い。
Parts: 成功 (せいこう) 不成功 (ふせいこう) 気質 (きしつ) 左右 (さゆう) 為れる (される) (こと) 多い (おおい)
Success often depends on one's temperament.

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