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Interjection (kandoushi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
Usually written using kana alone
your pardon, declining (something), dismissal, permissiondésolé, merci (je m'excuse pour votre dérangement), pardon, prendre congé, refus poli, s'excuserErlaubnis, Genehmigung, Amtsenthebung, Entlassung, Entschuldigung!“ (Abk. für gomen nasai), Hallo, ist jemand da?“ (Abk. für gomenn kudasai), Ablehnung, Absage, Abweisung (beschönigend), Begnadigung, Straferlass, Amnestie, Pardon, Verzeihung, Vergebung

ON: ギョ, ゴKUN: おん-, お-, み-
honorable, manipulate, govern

ON: メンKUN: まぬか.れる, まぬが.れる
excuse, dismissal

ON: メンKUN: まぬか.れる, まぬが.れる
excuse, dismissal

Example sentences
待たせてごめん。Parts: 待たせる (またせる), ご免 (ごめん)Désolé de t'avoir fait attendre.
Sorry to have kept you waiting.

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