Definition of 抄

  • extract
  • selection
  • summary
  • copy
  • spread thin


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ショウ

Popular Words With This Kanji

抄録, しょうろく

quotation, abstract, selection, summary

抄本, 鈔本, しょうほん

excerpt, abridgment, book of selections

抄, 鈔, しょう

excerpt, extract, annotation, shou (unit of volume, approx. 1.8 ml)

抄訳, しょうやく

abridged translation

漉く, 抄く, すく

to make something (i.e. paper) from wet, pulpy material by spreading it thin and drying it

抄出, しょうしゅつ

taking excerpts, extraction

詩抄, ししょう


和名抄, わみょうしょう

Wamyoruijusho (famous Heian-period Japanese dictionary)

漉き返す, 抄き返す, すきかえす

to remake (paper)

史記抄, しきしょう

commentary on Shiki

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