出身

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Chinese[edit]

 
to go out; to come out; to occur; to produce; to go beyond; to rise; to put forth; to happen; (a measure word for dramas, plays, or operas)
 
body; torso; person; life; status; pregnancy; (a measure word used for clothes) suit
simp. and trad.
(出身)

Etymology[edit]

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Pronunciation[edit]


Noun[edit]

出身

  1. educational background
  2. one's previous occupation
  3. family background; birth; social class; class origin; ancestry; stock
    貴族出身 / 贵族出身  ―  guìzú chūshēn  ―  to be of noble birth
    平民出身  ―  píngmín chūshēn  ―  to be of humble birth

Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
しゅつ > しゅっ
Grade: 1
しん
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Noun[edit]

出身 (hiragana しゅっしん, rōmaji shusshin)

  1. hometown, the place one comes from
    • 1959, 火野葦平, ゲテ魚好き:
       () () () () (しま) (しゅっ) (しん)、つまり日本海 (にほんかい)である。
      Uno wa okinoshima shusshin, tsumari nihonkai de aru.
      Uno was from Okinoshima, which is in the Sea of Japan.
  2. the school from which one graduated
    • 1915, 夏目漱石, 道草:
      その (ひと) (かれ) (おな) (がっ) (こう) (しゅっ) (しん)であった。
      Sono hito wa kare to onaji gakkō no shusshin de atta.
      That person was from the same school that he was.
  3. the group or organization from which one comes
    • 1960, 原田義人, 年譜:
       (そう) (とう)家柄 (いえがら) (しゅっ) (しん)で、スペインやアフリカで (せい) (こう)した兄弟 (きょうだい)がある。
      Sōtō na iegara no shusshin de, supein ya afurika de seikō shita kyōdai ga aru.
      She was from a very distinguished family and her brothers were very successful in Spain and in Africa.

Korean[edit]

Hanja in this term

Noun[edit]

出身 (chulsin) (hangeul 출신)

  1. Hanja form? of 출신, “origin”.