1. strong, potent, competent, domineering, tough.
  2. strong, brawny, powerful, healthy, rugged.
  3. good (at), skilled, knowledgeable.
  4. being able to handle, know how to deal (with), durable (against), resistant (to), resilient. As 〜に強い.
  5. firm, rigid, solid.
  6. intense, strong, fierce, high.
  7. dependable, trustworthy.


Pronunciation Kanji Kana Is Common
強い つよい

Contained Kanji Breakdown

つよ.い キョウ ゴウ (2nd, N4)
bow, bow (archery, violin)
ゆみ キュウ こ (2nd, N1)
although(雖) variant
I, myself, katakana mu radical (no. 28)
シ ボウ ム (Kentei 1)
insect, bug, temper
むし チュウ キ (1st, N2)
in, inside, middle
なか チュウ うち (1st, N5)
くち コウ ク (1st, N4)
number one, line, rod radical (no. 2)
コン シ ジョ
rising stroke
dot, tick or dot radical (no. 3)
チュ (Kentei 1)