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始め, 初め, はじめ

  • hajime
JLPT LEVEL 5

Definition

noun (temporal) (jisoumeishi), adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi)

  • beginning
  • start
  • outset
  • opening

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • first (in line, etc.)

Definition

  • origin

Definition

  • such as ...
  • not to mention ...

Examples of 始め,初め,はじめ in a Sentence

会う別れはじめ
We never meet without parting.
I've known it all along.
At first the job looked good to Tom, but later it became tiresome.
We enjoyed every minute of the party.
はじめ計画ほう後のより良い思う
I prefer the former plan to the latter.
When the bell rings, he'll start strong and Luciano will lose quickly.
We knew it all along.
You have to pace yourself or you'll choke halfway through.
At first, everything seemed difficult.
はじめうち自分誤り気になりました
I was worried about my mistakes at first.

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