TAKOBOTO

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人事他人事ひと事人ごと
Readings
ひとごと
hitogoto
たにんごと
taningoto
Reading restricted to 他人事
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
other people's affairs, somebody else's problemmenschliche Angelegenheiten, fremde Angelegenheiten, persönliche Angelegenheiten, Personalangelegenheiten (bei einer Organisation)

Kanji
ON: ジン, ニンKUN: ひと, -り, -と
person

ON: ジ, ズKUN: こと, つか.う, つか.える
matter, thing, fact, business, reason, possibly

ON: KUN: ほか
other, another, the others

ON: ジン, ニンKUN: ひと, -り, -と
person

ON: ジ, ズKUN: こと, つか.う, つか.える
matter, thing, fact, business, reason, possibly

ON: ジ, ズKUN: こと, つか.う, つか.える
matter, thing, fact, business, reason, possibly

ON: ジン, ニンKUN: ひと, -り, -と
person

Example sentences
山田さんは人事課長です。Parts: さん, 人事 (じんじ), 課長 (かちょう)Mr Yamada is in charge of the personnel section.
Mr. Yamada is in charge of the personnel section.
Herr Yamada ist der Leiter der Personalabteilung.

君はまるで人ごとみたいな顔をしているね。Parts: (きみ), 丸で (まるで), 人事 (ひとごと), みたい, (かお)You look as if it were none of your business.

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