Definition of 生

  • life
  • genuine
  • birth

Readings

On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • セイ
  • ショウ
  • きる
  • かす
  • ける
  • まれる
  • うまれる
  • まれ
  • うまれ
  • える
  • やす
  • なま
  • なま-
  • -う

Popular Words With This Kanji

生活, せいかつ

living, life (one's daily existence), livelihood

生産, せいさん

production, manufacture

学生, がくせい

student (esp. a university student)

生, き

pure, undiluted, raw, crude

生きる, 活きる, いきる

to live, to exist, to make a living, to subsist, to be in effect, to be in use, to function, to come to life, to be enlivened, to be safe (in baseball, go, etc.)

生まれる, 産まれる, 生れる, 産れる, うまれる

to be born

生まれる, 産まれる, 生れる, 産れる, うまれる

to be born

発生, はっせい

outbreak, spring forth, occurrence, incidence, origin, ontogeny, development of complex multicellular structures from cell(s) in a simple state

生まれ, 生れ, うまれ

birth, birthplace

生まれ, 生れ, うまれ

birth, birthplace


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