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hito
noun

Alternate Written Forms:

[ひと()]
hito
[ヒト()]
hito

English Meaning(s) for ひと

noun
  1. man; person
  2. human being; mankind; people
  3. human (Homo sapiens); humans as a species
  4. character; personality
  5. man of talent; true man
  6. another person; other people; others
  7. adult

Definition and Synonyms for ひと

Stiff an ordinary man
Synonyms: ひと, , , , 凡人, 凡夫
Modern Man subspecies of Homo sapiens
Synonyms: ひと, ヒト属
Individual a human being
Synonyms: ひと, , , , 人間, 人間, 個人
Homo any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
Synonyms: ひと, ホモ, , , , 人間, 人間, ヒト属
Humankind all of the living human inhabitants of the earth
Synonyms: ひと, , , , 人間, 人間, 人類
Personality the complex of all the attributes--behavioral, temperamental, emotional and mental--that characterize a unique individual
Synonyms: ひと, パーソナリティー, , , , 人となり, 人品, 人柄, 人格, 人物, 個性, 品性, , 心柄, 性格, 性質, , ,
Person a human body (usually including the clothing)
Synonyms: ひと, , , , 人格者, 人称, 人間, 人間, , , , , , ,
Person a grammatical category used in the classification of pronouns, possessive determiners, and verb forms according to whether they indicate the speaker, the addressee, or a third party
Synonyms: ひと, , , , 人格者, 人称, 人間, 人間, , , , , , ,
Men the force of workers available
Synonyms: ひと, ひとで, マンパワー, , , , 人員, 人手, 労働人口, 労働力, 労働力人口, 稼働人口
Man a male person who plays a significant role (husband or lover or boyfriend) in the life of a particular woman
Synonyms: ひと, 万物の霊長, , , , 人間, 人間, , , , , 男の人,
Man an adult male person who has a manly character (virile and courageous competent)
Synonyms: ひと, 万物の霊長, , , , 人間, 人間, , , , , 男の人,
Man the generic use of the word to refer to any human being
Synonyms: ひと, , , , 人間, 人間
Modern Man includes all modern races
Synonyms: ひと, ヒト属

Categories ひと is a member of

Homo Sapiens the only surviving hominid
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Being a living thing that has (or can develop) the ability to act or function independently
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Cause any entity that produces an effect or is responsible for events or results
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Individual a human being
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Attribute an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of an entity
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Grouping any number of entities (members) considered as a unit
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Hominid a primate of the family Hominidae
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Homo any living or extinct member of the family Hominidae characterized by superior intelligence, articulate speech, and erect carriage
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Material Body alternative names for the body of a human being
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Grammatical Category a category of words having the same grammatical properties
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Force group of people willing to obey orders
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Lover a significant other to whom you are not related by marriage
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Male a person who belongs to the sex that cannot have babies
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Man an adult person who is male (as opposed to a woman)
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Stroke Order Diagrams for ひと

Sample Sentences for ひと

Few words show men wise.
He is a careful worker.
He would be the last person to leave you in time of need.
People say that life is short.
He thinks himself better than other people.

Comments for ひと

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I've never heard of that word "kata," but I read online that it is a very formal use of person, whilst "hito" is common.

#2 Posted by adam wolf over 5 years ago

What's the difference between "hito" and "kata" ?

#1 Posted by RaidenX98 over 5 years ago


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