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English Meaning(s) for 親

  1. intimacy; closeness; friendliness
  2. close relative
  3. pro- (i.e. pro-American, pro-Japanese, etc.)

Definition and Synonyms for 親

Relation a person related by blood or marriage
Synonyms: 眷属, 縁戚, 縁故, 縁者, 縁辺, 血族, , , 親戚, 親族, 親類, 身寄り, 類縁
Parent a father or mother
Synonyms: ペアレント, ,
Parent one who begets or one who gives birth to or nurtures and raises a child
Synonyms: ペアレント, ,
Parent a relative who plays the role of guardian
Synonyms: ペアレント, ,

Meanings for each kanji in 親

parent; intimacy; relative; familiarity; dealer (cards) Kanji Details »

Categories 親 is a member of

Individual a human being
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Genitor a natural father or mother
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 親

Sample Sentences for 親

As children are known to emulate the values of adults, it is often pointed out such "education mamas" instill a warped sense of values in their children.
Young people can recognize this about romantic love, but they find it hard to accept the same fierce element in parental affection.
Ken's really a chip off the old block.
It is only when you have your own children that you realize the trouble of parenthood.
A good coach is like a father to his players.

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