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Readings

sou
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
vibrancy, strength, bravery, manliness

Noun (futsuumeishi)
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
(esp. of men) one's prime (approx. age 30)

Counter
also 草
counter for times of moxibustion

Kanjis
ON: ソウ KUN: さかん
robust, manhood, prosperity

Stroke: 6 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 1-3-3 FC: 3411.1


Phrases
まもなく雨が降りそうだ。
Parts: 間もなく (まもなく) (あめ) 降る (ふる) そう
It is going to rain soon.

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) そう
You are stupid, and so is he.

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