生い立ち

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term

Grade: 1

Grade: 1
kun’yomi

Etymology[edit]

From 生い立つ (おいたつ, to be brought up), a compound of 生う (おう, to grow) + 立つ (たつ, to stand).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

生い立ち (hiragana おいたち, rōmaji oitachi, historical hiragana おひたち)

  1. growth, upbringing
  2. personal history

References[edit]

  1. ^ 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, →ISBN