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百姓
Readings
ひゃくしょう
hyakushou
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
noun or participle which takes the aux. verb suru
Sensitive
farmer, peasant, country bumpkinfermier, paysant

farming
See also: 百姓, ひゃくせい
the common peopleBauer, Landwirt, Landwirtschaft, Bauerntölpel, ungehobelter Mensch, (im japan. Mittelalter) Bauer, der ein Shōen bebaut, (in der Edo-Zeit) Bauer mit Grundbesitz

Kanji
ON: ヒャク, ビャクKUN: もも
hundred

ON: セイ, ショウ
surname

Example sentences
お百姓さんはそれを聞いて喜ぶに違いない。Parts: (ご), 百姓 (ひゃくしょう), さん, 其れ (それ), 聞く (きく), 喜ぶ (よろこぶ), に違いない (にちがいない)The farmers must be happy to hear that.

彼の両親はお百姓でした。Parts: (かれ), 両親 (りょうしん), (ご), 百姓 (ひゃくしょう)His parents were farmers.

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