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継承者
Readings
けいしょうしゃ
keishousha
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
successorNachfolger

Kanji
ON: ケイKUN: つ.ぐ, まま-
inherit, succeed, continue, patch, graft (tree)

ON: ショウ, ジョウKUN: うけたまわ.る, う.ける, ささ.げる, とど.める, たす.ける, こ.らす, つい.で, すく.う
acquiesce, hear, listen to, be informed, receive

ON: シャKUN: もの
someone, person

Example sentences
英国人は自由の継承者である。Parts: 英国人 (えいこくじん), 自由 (じゆう), 継承者 (けいしょうしゃ), であるEnglishmen are the heirs of liberty.

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