READING  ショウ
MEANING  auspicious
JLPT level N1 (full info & stroke order)
 
Words/compounds
ふしょう
disgraceful, inauspicious, ill-omened, ominous, scandalous
ふしょうじ
scandal, deplorable event
はっしょう
origin, appearance of auspicious omen
はっしょうち
cradle (of civilisation, civilization, etc.), birthplace
 
Example sentences
不祥
相次ぐ不祥事にも関わらず、警察はオメオメ違反切符を切っている。
Despite their own scandals, the police continue to make arrests as though nothing had happened at all.
発祥
中東は文明の発祥地である。
The Middle East is the cradle of civilization.
 
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