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[()·まえ()]
namae
noun

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namae

English Meaning(s) for 名前

noun
  1. name; full name
  2. given name; first name

Definition and Synonyms for 名前

Name a language unit by which a person or thing is known
Synonyms: ネーム, 二字, 人名, , , 名前, 名目, 名称, 名辞, 呼称, 外題, 姓名, 氏名, , 称号, 称呼, 見目, , , , 題名
Given Name the name that precedes the surname
Synonyms: ファーストネーム, , , 名前
Appellative identifying word or words by which someone or something is called and classified or distinguished from others
Synonyms: 名前, 名目, 名称, 称号, 称呼

Meanings for each kanji in 名前

name; noted; distinguished; reputation Kanji Details »
in front; before Kanji Details »

Categories 名前 is a member of

Linguistic Unit one of the natural units into which linguistic messages can be analyzed
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Name a language unit by which a person or thing is known
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Sample Sentences for 名前

What's the name of this flower with serrated petals? I tried looking it up in a encyclopedia, but I couldn't get anything.
Could you spell your name, please?
The man wrote down the name for fear he should forget it.
Your name sounds familiar to me.
Come and write your name.

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Yes, the "mae" part concists of two syllables (not a diphtong). Correct me if I'm wrong.

#3 Posted by Monox D. I-Fly over 3 years ago

How do you pronounce the "ma" and the "e" side by side?

#2 Posted by trevorhyatt over 4 years ago

How do you pronounce the "ma" and the "e" side by side?

#1 Posted by trevorhyatt over 4 years ago


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