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na adjective, noun, no adjective

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English Meaning(s) for 初

na adjective, noun, no adjective
  1. innocent; naive; unsophisticated; inexperienced; green; wet behind the ears
  2. birth-

Definition and Synonyms for 初

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,
Creative Activity the human act of creating
Synonyms: クリエーション, , 制作, 制定, 創作, 創出, 創案, 創生, 創製, 創造, 建設, 独創, 生み, 生成, , 産む, 発明, 結成, 設定, 設立, 設置, 造成
Production the act or process of producing something
Synonyms: プロダクション, , 出産, , 制作, 工作, 生み, 生成, 生産, 生産, , 産む, 産出, 製作, 製造
Yield production of a certain amount
Synonyms: , 生産, 生産, , 産出
Inexperienced lacking practical experience or training
Synonyms: 不慣れ, , 初心, 半可, 未熟, 若い
Opening first or beginning
Synonyms: ,
First preceding all others in time or space or degree
Synonyms: , , 第一
Immature characteristic of a lack of maturity
Synonyms: 乳臭い, , 初心, 幼い, 幼稚, 未成熟, 未熟, 未練, 生煮え, 稚拙, 若い, 青臭い
Give give or supply
Synonyms: 作る, 作り出す, 作成, , 生じる, 生ずる, 生成, , 産む, 産する, 産出, 産生
Delivery the act of delivering a child
Synonyms: 出産, 分娩, , , お産
New not of long duration
Synonyms: 事新しい, , , 斬新, , , 新た, 新しい, 新奇, 新式, 新規, 新鮮, 清新, 目新しい, 真新しい, 耳新しい
Gullible naive and easily deceived or tricked
Synonyms: 乳臭い, , 初心, 未熟, 青い
Ingenuous lacking in sophistication or worldliness
Synonyms: ナイーブ, たわいない, イノセント, , , 初々しい, 初心, 天真, 天真爛漫, 天衣無縫, 清い, 無心, 無邪気, , 純情, 純潔, 純真
Life the organic phenomenon that distinguishes living organisms from nonliving ones
Synonyms: ライフ, , , , , 御言, , , , , , 生命
Birth the process of giving birth
Synonyms: バース, 出産, 分娩, , 生み, , お産, 産む
New having just (or relatively recently) come into being or been made or acquired or discovered
Synonyms: 事新しい, , , 斬新, , , 新た, 新しい, 新奇, 新式, 新規, 新鮮, 清新, 目新しい, 真新しい, 耳新しい

Meanings for each kanji in 初

first time; beginning Kanji Details »

Categories 初 is a member of

Human Action something that people do or cause to happen
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Activity any specific behavior
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Production manufacturing or mining or growing something (usually in large quantities) for sale
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Make create or manufacture a man-made product
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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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Biological Process a process occurring in living organisms
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Sample Sentences for 初

She is coy with everyone.
But, soft! Methinks I scent the morning air; brief let me be.
This election had many firsts and many stories that will be told for generations.
This election had many firsts and many stories that will be told for generations. But one that's on my mind tonight is about a woman who cast her ballot in Atlanta. She's a lot like the millions of others who stood in line to make their voice heard in this election, except for one thing: Ann Nixon Cooper is 106 years old.

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