TAKOBOTO

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潔白
Readings
けっぱく
keppaku
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
innocence (i.e. not guilty), purity, uprightnessinnocent, intègre, purTadellosigkeit, Integrität, Aufrichtigkeit, Unschuld, Reinheit und Weißheit, Makellosigkeit

Kanji
ON: ケツKUN: いさぎよ.い
undefiled, pure, clean, righteous, gallant

ON: ハク, ビャクKUN: しろ, しら-, しろ.い
white

Example sentences
私は彼が潔白だと断言した。Parts: (わたし), (かれ), 潔白 (けっぱく), 断言 (だんげん)I affirmed that he was innocent.

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