Definition of 将

  • leader
  • commander
  • general
  • admiral
  • or
  • and again
  • soon
  • from now on
  • just about


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ショウ
  • ソウ
  • まさ
  • はた
  • まさ
  • ひきい
  • もって

Popular Words With This Kanji

将来, しょうらい

future (usually near), prospects

正に, 将に, 当に, まさに

exactly, surely, certainly, just (about to), on the verge (of doing or happening), duly, naturally

将棋, 象棋, 象戯, しょうぎ

shogi, Japanese chess, xianqi

主将, しゅしょう

commander-in-chief, (team) captain

将軍, しょうぐん

general, shogun

将, しょう

commander, general, leader

王将, おうしょう

king, king (for senior player) (shogi)

将校, 將校, しょうこう

commissioned officer

大将, たいしょう, だいしょう

general, admiral, boss, leader, local kingpin, old chap, mate, boss, chief, man, athlete who competes in the last match of a team competition (kendo, judo, etc.)

将来性, しょうらいせい

future prospects, promise

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