しょう 小 Common word JLPT N3 LinksSentence search for 小Sentence search for しょうKanji details for 小Edit in JMdict Noun, Noun - used as a prefix1. smallness; small itemだい大か、しょう小か。Large or small?2. short month (i.e. having fewer than 31 days)See also 小の月3. elementary schoolAbbreviation, See also 小学校4. younger or inferior (of two items or people with the same name)5. unit of field area (approx. 400 sq m)Archaism Discussions Log in to talk about this word.