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English translation: Date of birth: September 3rd, 1978

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02:00 Apr 8, 2005
Japanese to English translations [PRO]
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Japanese term or phrase: 昭和五十三年九月三日生
I could get September 1978 but if it is September 3, 1978 then what is the meaning of 生?
this 昭和五十三年九月三日生 term has come in a certificate.
supriya phatak
Local time: 22:38
English translation:Date of birth: September 3rd, 1978
生 means "born".
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Kurt Hammond
United States
Local time: 10:08
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5 +5Date of birth: September 3rd, 1978
Kurt Hammond



6 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 5/5 peer agreement (net): +5
Date of birth: September 3rd, 1978

生 means "born".

Kurt Hammond
United States
Local time: 10:08
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Native speaker of: English
PRO pts in category: 47
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agree  KNielsen
3 mins

agree  Mariko Kobayashi: can't agree more.
4 mins

agree  catlover
5 mins

agree  KathyT: or "born on 3/Sep/1978" etc., depending on syntax.
13 mins

agree  transjapan
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