Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
汚れ, 穢れ JLPT 1
Kana Reading
けがれ
Romaji
kegare
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    uncleanness; impurity; disgrace
    Example sentence
    お父さん破産家名汚れでした Father's bankruptcy was a blot on the family's reputation.

Examples of 汚れ, 穢れ, けがれ in a sentence


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