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Readings

shou
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Noun, used as a suffix
nature (of a person or thing)

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Noun, used as a suffix
Buddhist term
that which does not change according to external influences

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Kanjis
ON: セイ, ショウ KUN: さが
sex, gender, nature

Stroke: 8 Grade: 5 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 1-3-5 FC: 9501.1


Phrases
習い性となる。
Parts: 習い (ならい) (せい) となる
Habit is second nature.

そんなことが気になってしまうのが人の性ですね・・・。
Parts: そんな (こと) 気になる (きになる) 仕舞う (しまう) (ひと) (さが)
It is human nature to be bugged by such things.