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[かみ()]
kami
noun

English Meaning(s) for 上

noun
  1. upper reaches (of a river); upper stream
  2. top; upper part; upper half (of the body)
  3. long ago
  4. beginning; first
  5. person of high rank (e.g. the emperor)
  6. government; imperial court
  7. imperial capital (i.e. Kyoto); capital region (i.e. Kansai); region (or direction of) the imperial palace
  8. head (of a table)
  9. wife; mistress (of a restaurant)

Definition and Synonyms for 上

Upstage at or toward the rear of the stage
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Upstage steal the show, draw attention to oneself away from someone else
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Upstage move upstage, forcing the other actors to turn away from the audience
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Upstage treat snobbishly, put in one's place
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Upstage the rear part of the stage
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Government the organization that is the governing authority of a political unit
Synonyms: , , , , 体制, 公儀, 官庁, 官府, 官憲, 当局, 御上, 政府, 省庁, その筋, 行政府
Upside the highest or uppermost side of anything
Synonyms: , , , , 上面, 天面
Senior a person who is older than you are
Synonyms: シニア, , , , , 上長, 先輩, 年上, 年嵩, 年長, 年長者, 目上, 長上

Meanings for each kanji in 上

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Categories 上 is a member of

Move cause to move or shift into a new position or place, both in a concrete and in an abstract sense
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Do By interact in a certain way
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Part something less than the whole of a human artifact
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Face a surface forming part of the outside of an object
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Adult a fully developed person from maturity onward
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Polity a politically organized unit
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Outshine attract more attention and praise than others
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 上

Sample Sentences for 上

I'm sorry but it's not my position to make a decision.
I put my coat on the table.
There was a lamp hanging above the table.
The baby tried to get at the red candle on the table.
He left the book on the table.

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