後 (behind) kanji
Behind
This kanji has 9 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 2.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:behind, back, later
On reading:ゴ、コウ
go, kō
Kun reading:のち、うし-ろ、うしろ、あと、おく-れる
nochi, ushi-ro, ushiro, ato, oku-reru

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前後
ぜんご
before and behind, before and after, about, around, or so
後期
こうき
the latter term, the second semester ☆⇔前期(ぜんき) / the first term (half year, semester)
後の世
のちのよ
coming ages ☆=後世(こうせい)
後ろの席
うしろのせき
a back seat, a rear seat
後回し
あとまわし
waiting, postponement
後れを取る
おくれをとる
be outstripped, be outdistanced
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