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Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
former inhabitant, indigenous people, aboriginesindigene Völker, vorherige Einwohner

ON: センKUN: さき, ま.ず
before, ahead, previous, future, precedence

ON: ジュウ, ヂュウ, チュウKUN: す.む, す.まう, -ず.まい
dwell, reside, live, inhabit

ON: ミンKUN: たみ
people, nation, subjects

Example sentences
アメリカ先住民の祖先は、ベーリング海峡を経由してアジアから大陸へ渡った。Parts: 亜米利加 (アメリカ), 先住民 (せんじゅうみん), 祖先 (そせん), 海峡 (かいきょう), 経由 (けいゆ), 亜細亜 (アジア), から, 大陸 (たいりく), 渡る (わたる)
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