所以

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Chinese[edit]

simpl. and trad.

Pronunciation[edit]


Adverb[edit]

所以

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) therefore; so; consequently

Conjunction[edit]

所以

  1. (Beginning Mandarin) Used in the first part of a sentence to indicate a reason that will be explained in the second part of the sentence.

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: 4

Etymology[edit]

ゆえになり > ゆえんなり > ゆえん. See (ゆえ, yue).

Characters are used as jukujikun.

Noun[edit]

所以 (hiragana ゆえん, romaji yuen)

  1. reason, grounds