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Genesis

First Book of the Bible

chuàng shì jì
sou sei ki
Genesis Scroll

創世記 is the Japanese and Chinese for Genesis, the first book of Moses in the Bible.

Create / Creation

chuàng zào
sou zou
Create / Creation Scroll

創造 means to create, to bring about, to produce or simply creative or creation.

The first character here means to create, Genesis, or origin.
The second means to make or build.


These search terms might be related to Genesis:

Birth / Life

Birth Old-Age Sickness Death

Failure is the Origin of Success

Fresh Start

New Beginning

Re-Birth / Renaissance

Resurrection / Re-Birth

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Characters

If shown, 2nd row is Simp. Chinese

Pronunciation
Romanization
Simple Dictionary Definition

創世記


创世记

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chuàng shì jì
    chuang4 shi4 ji4
ch`uang shih chi
    chuang shih chi
 souseiki / soseki
    そうせいき
Create / Creation Scroll
Book of Genesis; First Book of Moses
Genesis (book of the Bible)

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    qi3
ch`i
    chi
 hajime
    はじめ
to rise; to raise; to get up; to set out; to start; to appear; to launch; to initiate (action); to draft; to establish; to get (from a depot or counter); verb suffix, to start; starting from (a time, place, price etc); classifier for occurrences or unpredictable events: case, instance; classifier for groups: batch, group
(irregular okurigana usage) source; origin; cause; beginning; genesis; (female given name) Hajime
To rise, raise, start, begin; uprising; tr. utpada; to arise

創世


创世

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chuàng shì
    chuang4 shi4
ch`uang shih
    chuang shih
 sousei / sose
    そうせい
the creation (in mythology and Genesis 1-2); the first foundational steps
creation of the world; (personal name) Sousei

原始

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yuán shǐ
    yuan2 shi3
yüan shih
 genshi
    げんし
first; original; primitive; original (document etc)
(noun - becomes adjective with の) (1) origin; beginning; genesis; (adj-no,n) (2) primeval; primordial; primitive; (given name) Hajime

発端

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 hottan
    ほったん
origin; genesis; opening; start; beginning

緣起


缘起

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yuán qǐ
    yuan2 qi3
yüan ch`i
    yüan chi
 engi
to originate; origin; genesis; account of the origins of an endeavor
Arising from conditional causation; everything arises from conditions, and not being spontaneous and self-contained has no separate and independent nature; cf. 緣生. It is a fundamental doctrine of the Huayan school, which defines four principal uses of the term: (1) 業感緣起 that of the Hīnayāna, i.e. under the influence of karma the conditions of reincarnation arise; (2) 賴耶緣起 that of the primitive Mahāyāna school, i.e. that all things arise from the ālaya, or 藏 fundamental store; (3) 如來藏緣起 that of the advancing Mahāyāna, that all things arise from the tathāgatagarbha, or bhūtatathatā; (4) 法界緣起 that of complete Mahāyāna, in which one is all and all are one, each being a universal cause; dependent arising

巴別塔


巴别塔

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bā bié tǎ
    ba1 bie2 ta3
pa pieh t`a
    pa pieh ta
Tower of Babel, in Genesis 11:5-foll.

波提乏

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bō tí fá
    bo1 ti2 fa2
po t`i fa
    po ti fa
Potiphar, the captain of the pharaoh's guard (in the account of Joseph in the Book of Genesis)

獣王記

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 juuouki / juoki
    じゅうおうき
(product name) Altered Beast (1989 Sega Arcade game, ported to Mega Drive (Genesis))

起こり

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 okori
    おこり
source; origin; cause; beginning; genesis

鉱床成因論

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 koushouseiinron / koshosenron
    こうしょうせいいんろん
metallogeny; ore genesis

メガドライブ

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 megadoraibu
    メガドライブ
(product name) (Sega) Mega Drive; (product name) MD (US equiv: Genesis)

エヴァンゲリオン

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 eangerion
    エヴァンゲリオン
(c) Neon Genesis Evangelion (media franchise)

新世紀エヴァンゲリオン

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 shinseikieangerion / shinsekieangerion
    しんせいきエヴァンゲリオン
(c) Neon Genesis Evangelion (media franchise)

生めよ殖えよ地に満てよ

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 umeyofueyochinimiteyo
    うめよふえよちにみてよ
(expression) (proverb) (from Genesis 1:28) be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth

Variations:
起こり
起り
起(io)

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 okori
    おこり
source; origin; cause; beginning; genesis

Variations:
生めよ、殖えよ、地に満てよ
生めよ殖えよ地に満てよ

see styles
 umeyofueyochinimiteyo
    うめよふえよちにみてよ
(expression) (proverb) (from Genesis 1:28) be fruitful, and multiply, and replenish the earth

The following table may be helpful for those studying Chinese or Japanese...

Title CharactersRomaji (Romanized Japanese)Various forms of Romanized Chinese
Genesis創世記
创世记
sou sei ki / souseiki / so sei kichuàng shì jì
chuang4 shi4 ji4
chuang shi ji
chuangshiji
ch`uang shih chi
chuangshihchi
chuang shih chi
Create
Creation
創造
创造
sou zou / souzou / so zochuàng zào
chuang4 zao4
chuang zao
chuangzao
ch`uang tsao
chuangtsao
chuang tsao
In some entries above you will see that characters have different versions above and below a line.
In these cases, the characters above the line are Traditional Chinese, while the ones below are Simplified Chinese.


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