Japanese Meaning for 生
Stroke Order Diagrams for 生
Construction of Character for 生
Kanji related to 生
Meanings in Other Languages for 生
- vie, naissance, authentique, cru
- vida, genuína, nascimento
- vida, nacimiento, vivir, existir, nacer, dar a luz, puro, crudo
Comments for 生
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so man kunyomis...what.........
Shouldn't the Go-on reading しょう be written in Katakana like this : ショウ ?
Thank you for the comments ! I wish there were more comments on each kanji ! It helps a lot when you just start to know where to focus on !
wow I didn't know that! it is pretty interesting ^_^ thank you!
Absolutely true. Learn a few important "kunyomi" first and as you encounter others you will pick them up.
One small note 生（なま）is also the kanji character used for draft beer (unpasteurized) in Japan. It is on cans, bottles and bar taps. When you ask for beer you say "nama biiru wo kudasai", or simply "nama wo kudasai". I think this is an important kunyomi.
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