No. 44   生   birth, life, genuine

No. 44 生 birth, life, genuine


音読 On reading: セイ、ショウ

訓読 Kun reading: see below

英語 meaning/translation:
生きる、生ける 
い.きる、い.ける to live, to be alive
生む う.む to give birth
生まれる うまれる to be born
生やす、生える は.やす、は.える to (let) grow
生 なま raw

日本語能力試験 JLPT Level: N5

composita: 生活 せいかつ living, life
生産 せいさん production, manufacture
生徒 せいと pupil

1960年代の日本生活文化 (せいかつぶんか culture of everyday life). I found this video depicting everyday life in 昭和東京 (昭和 しょうわ Shōwa era) on YouTube. Enjoy.

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