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  • on reading:
  • ユウ
  • kun reading:
  • お-   おす   おん
  • meaning(s):
  • masculine, male, hero, leader, superiority, excellence
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いっせいのゆう greatest hero (mastermind) of the age
えいゆう hero; great man
ぐんゆう rival chiefs
しがくのゆう one of the leading private schools
しゆう male and female (animal)