Japanese Dictionary

Reading and JLPT level
後世
Kana Reading
こうせい
Romaji
kōsei
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    adverbial noun (fukushitekimeishi), noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    Meaning
    posterity; future life; life to come
    Example sentence
    文化遺産後世伝えられる A cultural heritage is handed down to posterity.

Examples of 後世, こうせい in a sentence


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