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On-yomi
セイ
sei

se
ソウ
sou
Kun-yomi

yo
さんじゅう
sanjuu
Nanori
とし
toshi

yu
ゆき
yuki
Meaning generation, world, society, public

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世話 せわ
sewa
noun auxillary suru verb looking after, help, aid, assistance
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世界 せかい
sekai
  1. noun the world, society, the universe
  2. sphere, circle, world
  3. no-adjective renowned, world-famous, well-known outside of Japan
  4. noun Buddhist term realm governed by one Buddha, space
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yo
noun world, society, age, generation
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せい
sei
  1. counter counter for generations
  2. noun (suffix) geology term epoch
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世間 せけん
seken
noun world, society
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世紀 せいき
seiki
noun century, era
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世の中 よのなか
yononaka
noun society, the world, the times
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世話をする せわをする
sewawosuru
Expression suru verb (irregular) to take care of
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お世話になる おせわになる
osewaninaru
Expression Godan-ru verb to receive favor (favour), to be much obliged to someone, to be indebted, to be grateful
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世辞 せじ
seji
noun flattery, compliment
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世帯 せたい
setai
noun household, home, family, housekeeping
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世代 せだい
sedai
noun no-adjective generation, the world, the age
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世論 せろん
seron
noun public opinion
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出世 しゅっせ
shusse
noun auxillary suru verb success in life, getting ahead, successful career, promotion, climbing the corporate ladder, eminence
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見世物 みせもの
misemono
noun show, exhibition, spectacle
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世相 せそう
sesou
  1. noun phase of life, sign of the times
  2. world (social) conditions, society
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世論 よろん
yoron
noun public opinion
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近世 きんせい
kinsei
noun no-adjective early modern times (Azuchi-Momoyama period to Edo period, 1568-1867), modern times, recent times
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中世 ちゅうせい
chuusei
adverbial noun noun (temporal) Middle Ages (in Japan esp. the Kamakura and Muromachi periods ), medieval times, mediaeval times
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世帯 しょたい
shotai
noun household, home, family, housekeeping
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あの世 あのよ
anoyo
noun no-adjective the other world, world of the dead, netherworld
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お世辞 おせじ
oseji
noun flattery, compliment
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お世辞 おせいじ
oseiji
noun flattery, compliment
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世界的 せかいてき
sekaiteki
na-adjective global, international, world-famous
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二世 にせい
nisei
  1. noun nisei, second-generation Japanese (or Korean, etc.), foreigner of Japanese parentage
  2. noun noun (suffix) noun (prefix) the Second (king, etc. of the same name), second generation, junior
  3. noun colloquialism son
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世話人 せわにん
sewanin
noun sponsor, manager, go-between, mediator, agent
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世界一 せかいいち
sekaiichi
adverbial noun noun (temporal) best in the world
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世話人 せわびと
sewabito
noun sponsor, manager, go-between, mediator, agent
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全世界 ぜんせかい
zensekai
noun the whole world
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世界銀行 せかいぎんこう
sekaiginkou
noun World Bank
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第二次世界大戦 だいにじせかいたいせん
dainijisekaitaisen
noun Second World War, World War II, WWII, WW2
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二十世紀 にじっせいき
nijisseiki
noun twentieth century
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二十世紀 にじゅっせいき
nijusseiki
noun twentieth century
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世銀 せぎん
segin
noun abbreviation World Bank
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後世 こうせい
kousei
adverbial noun noun posterity, future life, life to come
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世襲 せしゅう
seshuu
noun auxillary suru verb no-adjective heredity, heritage
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一世 いっせい
issei
  1. noun generation, lifetime
  2. the age, the day
  3. noun noun (suffix) the First
  4. noun issei, first-generation Japanese (or Korean, etc.)
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浮世絵 うきよえ
ukiyoe
noun ukiyoe (color print of everyday life in the Edo period) (colour)
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世紀末 せいきまつ
seikimatsu
noun end of a century (esp. 19th), fin-de-siecle
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世界観 せかいかん
sekaikan
  1. noun world view, outlook on the world, Weltanschauung (philosophy)
  2. appearance of a world (e.g. in fiction)
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新世界 しんせかい
shinsekai
noun a new world, the New World
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救世主 きゅうせいしゅ
kyuuseishu
noun saviour, messiah
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世界各地 せかいかくち
sekaikakuchi
noun every part of the world, all over the world, the four corners of the world
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世界大戦 せかいたいせん
sekaitaisen
noun the World War
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世界各国 せかいかっこく
sekaikakkoku
noun countries all over the world, all the countries of the world
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世俗 せぞく
sezoku
  1. noun no-adjective common customs, worldliness, vulgar, popular, the world, the common people
  2. secularity
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浮世 うきよ
ukiyo
noun fleeting life, this transient world, sad world
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辞世 じせい
jisei
  1. noun passing away, death
  2. death poem (poem written during one's final moments)
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時世 じせい
jisei
noun the times
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永世 えいせい
eisei
noun eternity, perpetuity, immortality, permanence
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