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身の上
Readings
みのうえ
minoue
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
one's future, one's welfare, one's personal historydestinée, passé, situation, sort, vieSchicksal, Zukunft, Lebenslauf, Lage, Umstände

Kanji
ON: シンKUN:
somebody, person, one's station in life

ON: ジョウ, ショウ, シャンKUN: うえ, のぼ.す, のぼ.せる, のぼ.り, のぼ.る, -あ.がり, あ.がり, -あ.がる, あ.がる, -あ.げる, あ.げる, かみ, うわ-, -うえ, よ.す
above, up

Example sentences
その不幸な女性は涙にかきくれて身の上話をした。Parts: 其の (その), 不幸 (ふこう), 女性 (じょせい), (なみだ), 掻き暮れる (かきくれる), 身の上 (みのうえ), (はなし)The unhappy woman, drowned in tears, told her story.

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