Japanese Word Entry

第一
Kana:だいいち
Definitions:
  1. first, foremost, number one

  2. most important

  3. best, greatest, most

  4. above all, besides, in any case, to begin with

Alternative form: 第1

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Chinese characters used in this word

No., residence, sequence, number, grade, degree
Readings
Mandarin: ㄉㄧˋ (dì)
Cantonese: dai6
Japanese: ダイ、 テイ / ついで、 やしき、 ただ
Korean:
Vietnamese: đệ, nồng

one, one radical (no.1), a, an, alone
Readings
Mandarin: ㄧ (yī)
Cantonese: jat1
Japanese: イチ、 イツ / ひと-、 ひと.つ、 ひとたび、 はじめ
Korean:
Vietnamese: nhất
Variants
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