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習慣
Readings
しゅうかん
shuukan
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
custom, habit, mannerscoutumes, habitudes, manières, usagesBrauch, Sitte, Gepflogenheit, Gewohnheit

Kanji
ON: シュウ, ジュKUN: なら.う, なら.い
learn

ON: カンKUN: な.れる, な.らす
accustomed, get used to, become experienced

Example sentences
その習慣は中国で始まった。Parts: 其の (その), 習慣 (しゅうかん), 中国 (ちゅうごく), 始まる (はじまる)The custom originated in China.

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