TAKOBOTO

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形見
Readings
かたみ
katami
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
memento, souvenirsouvenirAndenken, Erinnerungsstück (insbes. an einen Verstorbenen)

Kanji
ON: ケイ, ギョウKUN: かた, -がた, かたち, なり
shape, form, style

ON: ケンKUN: み.る, み.える, み.せる
see, hopes, chances, idea, opinion, look at, visible

Example sentences
これは亡くなった夫の形見としてお受け取りください。Parts: 此れ (これ), 亡くなる (なくなる), (おっと), 形見 (かたみ), として, (ご), 受け取り (うけとり), 下さい (ください)Please accept this as a keep-sake of my husband.

Community comments
The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!