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後ろ姿後姿
Irregular okurigana usage
Readings
うしろすがた
ushirosugata
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
retreating figure, appearance from behindsilhouette(vue de dos)Gestalt von hinten, Figur von hinten

Kanji
ON: ゴ, コウKUN: のち, うし.ろ, うしろ, あと, おく.れる
behind, back, later

姿ON: KUN: すがた
figure, form, shape

ON: ゴ, コウKUN: のち, うし.ろ, うしろ, あと, おく.れる
behind, back, later

姿ON: KUN: すがた
figure, form, shape

Example sentences
暗闇の中、俺は遠ざかる後姿に必死に手を伸ばす。Parts: 暗闇 (くらやみ), (なか), (おれ), 遠ざかる (とおざかる), 後ろ姿 (うしろすがた), 必死に (ひっしに), (て), 伸ばす (のばす)In the darkness, I frantically reach out towards the receding figure.

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