少 (few) kanji
Few
This kanji has 4 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 2.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:few, little
On reading:ショウ
shō
Kun reading:すく-ない、すこ-し
suku-nai, suko-shi

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少年
しょうねん
a boy ☆=男の子(おとこのこ)
少女
しょうじょ
a little girl ☆=女の子(おんなのこ)
少ない
すくない
be rare, be not frequent ☆=まれ be scarce, be scanty ☆=乏しい(とぼしい) there is not enough ☆=足りない(たりない) do not have many (much), very few, have little
少なくとも
すくなくとも
at least, to say the least
少しずつ
すこしずつ
little by little, piecemeal ☆=ちょっとずつ
もう少し
もうすこし
a little more, some more, a little longer
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