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noun, noun, used as a prefix, noun, used as a suffix, pronoun

English Meaning(s) for 老

noun, noun, used as a prefix, noun, used as a suffix
  1. old age; age; old people; the old; the aged; senior; elder
  1. I; me; my humble self (used by the elderly)

Definition and Synonyms for 老

Elderly people who are old collectively
Synonyms: 年寄り, 年寄る, 年老, 年老いる, , 老い, 老いる, 老人, 老輩, 高齢者
Oldster an elderly person
Synonyms: 古老, 年寄り, 年寄る, 年老, 年老いる, 昔者, 眉雪, , 老い, 老いる, 老人, 老体, 老骨, 長老, 高齢者

Meanings for each kanji in 老

old man; old age; grow old Kanji Details »

Categories 老 is a member of

Age Bracket a group of people having approximately the same age
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Adult a fully developed person from maturity onward
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 老

Sample Sentences for 老

I saw the old gentleman cross the street and enter a store on the corner.
I gave my seat to the old lady.
You can't teach an old dog new tricks.
The old doctor gave individual attention to each patient.
She entered into conversation with that old woman.

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