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自白
Readings
じはく
jihaku
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
confession, acknowledgement, acknowledgmentaveu, confession, déclarationGeständnis, Enthüllung, Beichte, Eingeständnis, Bekenntnis

Kanji
ON: ジ, シKUN: みずか.ら, おの.ずから, おの.ずと
oneself

ON: ハク, ビャクKUN: しろ, しら-, しろ.い
white

Example sentences
その金を盗んだという彼の自白に家族はおどろいた。Parts: 其の (その), (かね), 盗む (ぬすむ), と言う (という), (かれ), 自白 (じはく), 家族 (かぞく), 驚く (おどろく)His admission that he had stolen the money astonished his family.

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