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新米
Readings
しんまい
shinmai
Meanings
Expression
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
new ricenouveau, nouveau riz, novice

novice, beginner, tyro, newcomer, newbieneuer Reis, Neuling, Anfänger
Kanji
ON: シンKUN: あたら.しい, あら.た, あら-, にい-
new

ON: ベイ, マイ, メエトルKUN: こめ, よね
rice, USA, metre

Example sentences
新米のくせに大きな顔をするな。Parts: 新米 (しんまい), 癖に (くせに), 大きな (おおきな), (かお)Act your place.

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