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noun, no adjective

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English Meaning(s) for 孤児

noun, no adjective
  1. orphan

Definition and Synonyms for 孤児

Orphan a child who has lost both parents
Synonyms: 孤児, 親無し, 親無し子, 遺児, 遺孤
Purdah a state of social isolation
Synonyms: 一人ぼっち, 天涯孤独, 孤児, 孤独
Solitariness the state of being alone in solitary isolation
Synonyms: 一人ぼっち, 天涯孤独, 孤児, 孤独

Meanings for each kanji in 孤児

orphan; alone Kanji Details »
newborn babe; child; young of animals Kanji Details »

Categories 孤児 is a member of

Tiddler a young person of either sex
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Isolation a state of separation between persons or groups
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 孤児

Sample Sentences for 孤児

People took pity on the orphan.
A child whose parents are dead is called an orphan.
He adopted a war orphan and is bringing her up as a foster daughter.
The orphan met up with his two sisters when he was five years old.
She was an orphan who lost her parents in a plane crash.

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