Definition of 性

  • sex
  • gender
  • nature


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • セイ
  • ショウ
  • さが

Popular Words With This Kanji

女性, じょせい

woman, female, feminine gender

性, 相, さが, なりくせ

one's nature, one's destiny, custom, tradition, habit

可能性, かのうせい

potentiality, likelihood, possibility, availability

男性, だんせい

man, male, masculine gender

必要性, ひつようせい


性格, せいかく

character, personality, disposition, nature

活性, かっせい


個性, こせい

individuality, personality, idiosyncrasy

急性, きゅうせい

acute (e.g. illness)

放射性, ほうしゃせい


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