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ショウ/SHŌ/    か.つ/ka.tsu/    -が.ち/-ga.chi/    まさ.る/    すぐ.れる/sugu.reru/    かつ/katsu/SHOU/ショウ/    ka.tsu/か.つ/    -ga.chi/-が.ち/まさ.る/    sugu.reru/すぐ.れる/    katsu/かつ/

victory;  win;  prevail;  excel Frenchvictoire;  gagner;  l'emporter;  surpasser Portuguesevitória;  vencer;  prevalecer;  superar Spanishganar;  sobresalir

Radical: (power).   Strokes: 12画.   Elements: 月人大二并力.   Pinyin: shèng / shēng.   Hangul:  [seung].   Nanori: かち /  / よしkachi / to / yoshi.

Jōyō Kanji 3rd Grade.   JLPT N3.

Example compounds:
ショウSHŌしょうさshōsa】difference in wins (in number of games won)
しゅしょうshushō】admirable; laudable
しんしょうshinshō】narrow victory
katsu打ちうちかつuchikatsu】to conquer (e.g. an enemy); to overcome (a difficulty); to out-hit
かつkatsu】to win; to gain victory
荷がにがかつnigakatsu】to be unequal to the burden (job); to be too heavy a load for
まさmasaruまさるmasaru】to excel; to outweigh
立ちたちまさるtachimasaru】to be superior; to surpass
るとも劣らぬまさるともおとらぬmasarutomōtoranu】not at all inferior to; rival or surpass; compare favorably (with)
すぐれるsugureruれるすぐれるsugureru】to surpass; to outstrip; to excel
Codepoints and classification codes:
30-01JIS X 0208
7922.7Four Corner
3945De Roo
Dictionary indices:
3787Classic Nelson
553The New Nelson Character Dictionary by A. Nelson
1005New Japanese-English Character Dictionary by J. Halpern
686Kanji Learner's Dictionary by J. Halpern
1209Remembering the Kanji by J. Heisig
197A New Dictionary of Kanji Usage (Gakken)
1613Japanese Names by P.G. O'Neill
266Essential Kanji by P.G. O'Neill
2409Daikanwajiten 「大漢和辞典」 by T. Morohashi vol. 2 p. 399
319A Guide to Remembering Japanese Characters by K.G. Henshall
509Kanji & Kana by Spahn and Hadamitzky
250Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese (H) by F. Sakade
373Kanji Flashcards by M. Hodges and T. Okazaki
335Guide to Reading & Writing Japanese: Third Edition 3rd edition by Henshall
401Tuttle Kanji Cards by A. Kask
419The Kanji Way to Japanese Language Power by D. Crowley
263Kanji in Context by Nishiguchi and Kono
224Kodansha Compact Kanji Guide
1217Y. Maniette's French adaptation of Heisig


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