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然う
Readings

sou
English
Adverb (fukushi)
See also: 斯う・1
See also: ああ
See also: 如何・どう
Usually written using kana alone
concerning the actions of the listener or concerning the ideas expressed or understood by the listener; with a neg. sentence, implies that something isn't as much as one might think
in that way, thus, such

Interjection (kandoushi)
Usually written using kana alone
used to express agreement with something said
so

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Kanjis
ON: ゼン, ネン KUN: しか, しか.り, しか.し, さ
sort of thing, so, if so, in that case, well

Stroke: 12 Grade: 4 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-8-4 FC: 2333.3


Phrases
おまえも馬鹿なら彼もそうだ。
Parts: お前 (おまえ) 馬鹿 (ばか) なら (ならば) (かれ) 然う (そう)
You are stupid, and so is he.

もう私は大人だから、そうは考えない。
Parts: もう (もー) (わたし) 大人 (おとな) だから 然う (そう) 考える (かんがえる)
Now that I'm a grownup, I think otherwise.

「腰は痛む?」「いや、別に」「そう、それは不幸中の幸いね」
Parts: (こし) 痛む (いたむ) (いいえ) 別に (べつに) 然う (そう) 其れ (それ) 不幸中の幸い (ふこうちゅうのさいわい)
"Does your back hurt?" "No, not really." "Oh, that's something then, isn't it?"