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義弟
Readings
ぎてい
gitei
おとうと
otouto
Irregular kana usage
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
See also: 弟
younger brother-in-lawbeau-frère cadet aîné (frère cadet du conjoint ou mari de la petite sœur)Person, die zwar kein leiblicher Bruder ist, die aber z.B. durch Adoption zum jüngeren Bruder geworden ist, (jüngerer) Schwager, Ehemann der jüngeren Schwester, jüngerer Bruder des Ehepartners

Kanji
ON:
righteousness, justice, morality, honor, loyalty, meaning

ON: テイ, ダイ, デKUN: おとうと
younger brother, faithful service to elders

Example sentences
まさか惚れたんですか。認めん、認めんぞ。あの男を義弟になるなんて、僕は絶対いやです!Parts: 真逆 (まさか), 惚れる (ほれる), のだ (んです), 認める (みとめる), 認める (みとめる), , 彼の (あの), (おとこ), 義弟 (ぎてい), になる, なんて, (ぼく), 絶対 (ぜったい), (いや)You haven't fallen in love have you!? I won't have it! Having that man become my brother-in-law; I absolutely hate that!
Tu n'es pas tombée amoureuse j'espère ! Je ne supporterais pas ! Que cet homme puisse devenir mon beau-frère ; je ne pourrais absolument pas supporter ça !

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