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Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
May take the particle 'no'
confession, acknowledgement, acknowledgmentaveu, confession, reconnaissance

profession of love
confession of sins (e.g. the confessional)призна́ние, признава́тьсяGeständnis, Eingeständnis, Bekenntnis, Konfession, Beichte
ON: コクKUN: つ.げる
revelation, tell, inform, announce

ON: ハク, ビャクKUN: しろ, しら-, しろ.い

Example sentences
彼は牧師に自分の罪を告白した。Parts: (かれ), 牧師 (ぼくし), 自分 (じぶん), (つみ), 告白 (こくはく)He confessed his sins to the pastor.
Er beichtete dem Pfarrer seine Sünden.

彼は私を好きになったと告白した。Parts: (かれ), (わたし), 好きになる (すきになる), 告白 (こくはく)He confessed that he had fallen in love with me.
Er hat gestanden, dass er sich in mich verliebt hat.
Er gestand, in mich verliebt zu sein.
Er gestand, dass er sich in mich verliebt hatte.
Er gestand, sich in mich verliebt zu haben.
Он признался, что влюблен в меня.

自分の過ちを告白するのに恥じる必要は何もない。Parts: 自分 (じぶん), 過ち (あやまち), 告白 (こくはく), のに, 恥じる (はじる), 必要 (ひつよう), 何もない (なにもない)There is no need to be ashamed of confessing one's mistakes.
Il ne faut pas se sentir gêné de confesser ses erreurs.

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