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[さい()·しょ()]
saisho
no adjective, adverbial noun, noun (temporal)

English Meaning(s) for 最初

no adjective, adverbial noun, noun (temporal)
  1. beginning; outset; first; onset

Definition and Synonyms for 最初

Ab Initio at the beginning
Synonyms: 最初
Earlier before now
Synonyms: 元々, 元より, 元来, 先ず, 先ず以て, 始めに, 最初, 第一
Beginning the first part or section of something
Synonyms: のっけ, スタート, ビギニング, 入口, 冒頭, すべり出し, 出出し, 出始め, 出始める, 出端, 出鼻, 初め, 初める, 初期, 初頭, 取り付く, とば口, 始まり, 始まる, 始める, 幕開け, , 序の口, 序盤, 序章, 当初, 最初, 滑り出す
Beginning the event consisting of the start of something
Synonyms: 元始, 冒頭, 出出し, 初め, 初口, 始まり, 始まる, 始める, 幕開き, 幕開け, 序開き, 振り出し, 振り出す, 最初, , , 源流, 濫觴, 発端, 芽出し, 起こり, 起こる, 起源
Start the beginning of anything
Synonyms: スタート, , 入り, 入る, 入る, 入口, 冒頭, すべり出し, 出出し, 初め, 初める, 初っ端, 原初, 嚆矢, 始まり, 始まる, 始める, 序開き, 最初, 滑り出す, 発端, 第一歩
Number One the first or highest in an ordering or series
Synonyms: トップ, ナンバーワン, 一番, いの一番, 一級, 光一, 初め, 初める, 最初, 真っ先, 第一, 1等, 随一
Incipiency beginning to exist or to be apparent
Synonyms: 初発, 最初, 発端
Beginning the time at which something is supposed to begin
Synonyms: のっけ, スタート, キックオフ, すべり出し, 出出し, 出鼻, 初め, 初める, 初っ切り, 初口, 初っ端, 劈頭, 取り付く, 取り付け, 口切り, 始まり, 始まる, 始める, 幕開き, 幕開け, 当初, 打付ける, 最初, 滑り出す, 発足, 開始, 開幕, 開闢

Meanings for each kanji in 最初

utmost; most; extreme Kanji Details »
first time; beginning Kanji Details »

Categories 最初 is a member of

Part one of the portions into which something is regarded as divided and which together constitute a whole
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Occurrence an event that happens
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Beginning the event consisting of the start of something
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Rank relative status
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Point an instant of time
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Beginning the time at which something is supposed to begin
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 最初

Sample Sentences for 最初

He intended to reexamine the case from the beginning.
We thought much of his first novel.
The first thing you have to take into consideration is time.
At first, I couldn't make out what he was saying.
Please tell me what I should do first.

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