Definition of 創

  • genesis
  • wound
  • injury
  • hurt
  • start
  • originate


On'Yomi (音読み) Kun'yomi (訓読み)
  • ソウ
  • ショウ
  • つく
  • はじめる
  • きず
  • けずしける

Popular Words With This Kanji

始める, 創める, はじめる

to start, to begin, to commence, to initiate, to originate, to open (e.g. a store), to start up, to establish (business. etc.), to start (doing something), to begin to ...

作る, 造る, 創る, つくる

to make, to produce, to manufacture, to build, to construct, to prepare (food), to brew (alcohol), to raise, to grow, to cultivate, to train, to till, to draw up (a document), to make out, to prepare, to write, to create (an artistic work, etc.), to compose, to coin (a phrase), to organize, to organise, to establish, to found, to have (a child), to make up (one's face, etc.), to fabricate (an excuse, etc.), to form (a line, etc.), to set (a record), to commit (a sin, etc.)

創設, そうせつ

establishment, founding, organization, organisation

傷, 疵, 瑕, 創, きず

wound, injury, cut, gash, bruise, scratch, scrape, scar, chip, crack, scratch, nick, flaw, defect, weakness, weak point, stain (on one's reputation), disgrace, dishonor, dishonour, (emotional) hurt, hurt feelings

創刊, そうかん

launching (e.g. newspaper), first issue

創立, そうりつ

establishment, founding, organization, organisation

創造, そうぞう


創業, そうぎょう

establishment (of a business, etc.)

創作, そうさく

production, literary creation, work

作り出す, 造り出す, 創り出す, つくりだす

to manufacture, to produce, to raise (crops), to invent, to dream up

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