雄 (masculine) kanji
Masculine
This kanji has 12 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 8.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:masculine, male, hero, leader, superiority, excellence
On reading:ユウ
Kun reading:お-、おす、おん
o-, osu, on

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雄大
ゆうだい
grand, magnificence, sublimity ☆=壮大(そうだい)
雄々しい
おおしい
manly, valiant, gallant ☆=男らしい(おとこらしい)
雄しべ
おしべ
a stamen
雄猫
おすねこ
a tomcat, a tom
雄鳥,雄鶏
おんどり
a rooster, a cock, a chanticleer
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