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[せい()]
sei
noun

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[しょう()]
shou

English Meaning(s) for 生

noun
  1. life; living
  2. I; me; myself

Definition and Synonyms for 生

Life the organic phenomenon that distinguishes living organisms from nonliving ones
Synonyms: ライフ, , , , , 御言, , , , , , 生命
Filiation the kinship relation between an individual and the individual's progenitors
Synonyms: 出自, , 家柄, 家筋, 家系, , 毛並み, 氏素性, , , , , , 生まれ, 生まれる, 系統, 系譜, 素性, 血筋, 血統, 血脈, 身元, , 門地, 門閥,

Meanings for each kanji in 生

life; genuine; birth Kanji Details »

Categories 生 is a member of

Organic Phenomenon a natural phenomenon involving living plants and animals
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Kinship relatedness or connection by blood or marriage or adoption
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 生

Sample Sentences for 生

Don't kill the goose that lays the golden eggs.
The sensitivity certainly drops if I use a condom, so if possible I'd like to do it bareback.
Death is the antithesis of life.
Just because it's a "safe day" I'm not going to make out like monkeys without protection. Isn't it the duty of loving sex to take proper care of contraception?
Her life is free from care.

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