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代弁
Readings
だいべん
daiben
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
pay by proxy, act for another, speak for anotherêtre le porte-parole, agir pour qqun, parler pour qqun, payer par procurationSprechen für jmdn

Kanji
ON: ダイ, タイKUN: か.わる, かわ.る, かわ.り, か.わり, -がわ.り, -が.わり, か.える, よ, しろ
substitute, rate, charge, generation, counter for decades of ages, eras, etc., age, period, replace, convert, change, fee

ON: ベン, ヘンKUN: わきま.える, わ.ける, はなびら, あらそ.う
valve, petal, braid, speech, dialect, discrimination, dispose of, distinguish

Example sentences
彼女は家のない人々の代弁をした。Parts: 彼女 (かのじょ), (いえ), 無い (ない), 人々 (ひとびと), 代弁 (だいべん)She spoke for the homeless.
Sie sprach für die Obdachlosen.

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