Meaning

Primary

Personal History

Alternatives

Resume, Resumé, Curriculum Vitae, CV

Word Type

noun

Explanation

The continuation of being in someone's boots and getting it written down, that's the writing of "walking in someone's shoes" so to speak. It gives you an idea of that person. It is a personal history, though it can also be a resume.

Reading

りれきしょ
  • Kyoko
    (Tokyo accent, female)
  • Kenichi
    (Tokyo accent, male)

Explanation

This is a jukugo word, which usually means on'yomi readings from the kanji. If you know the readings of your kanji you'll know how to read this as well.

Context

Context Sentences

日本ではバイトの履歴書にも写真が必要です。

In Japan, a photo is required even for a part-time job resume.

履歴書にウソを書いてはいけません。

You should not lie on your resume.

今時、履歴書が手書きじゃないとダメな会社なんてあるんだ。

What kind of company nowadays requires a resume to be handwritten?

Kanji Composition