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Noun (futsuumeishi)
parentage, pedigree, good family(de) bonne famille, famille (respectée), lignée, maisonsozialer Rang einer Familie, Familie mit hohem sozialem Rang, gutes Haus, gute Abstammung, vornehme Geburt

ON: カ, ケKUN: いえ, や, うち
house, home, family, professional, expert, performer

ON: ヘイKUN: がら, え, つか
design, knob, grip, crank, handle, character, nature, build, pattern, shaft

Example sentences
彼は金持ちで、その上家柄がよい。Parts: (かれ), 金持ち (かねもち), その上 (そのうえ), 家柄 (いえがら), 良い (よい)He is rich and, moreover, well-born.
Er ist reich und aus gutem Hause.

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