初 (first time) kanji
First time
This kanji has 7 strokes. It is being learnt at grade 4.
This kanji belongs to jōyō (regular-use) kanji.
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Meaning:first time, beginning
On reading:ショ
sho
Kun reading:はじ-め、はじ-めて、はつ、はつ-、うい-、-そ-める、-ぞ-め
haji-me, haji-mete, hatsu, hatsu-, ui-, -so-meru, -zo-me

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初心者
しょしんしゃ
a beginner, a novice
初歩
しょほ
the first step, a beginners' course, the ABC (alphabet), the rudiments, the elements
初めまして,どうぞ宜しく
はじめまして,どうぞよろしく
How do you do? Nice to meet you.
11月初め
じゅういちがつはじめ
early in November ☆11月=霜月(しもつき)
初めて
はじめて
for the first time
初雪
はつゆき
the first snow of the season
初々しい
ういういしい
fresh, unsophisticated
書き初め
かきぞめ
New Year's writing of Shodo
初な少女
うぶなしょうじょ
an innocent girl
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