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不孝
Readings
ふこう
fukou
ふきょう
fukyou
Meanings
NA-adjective/adjectival noun (keiyodoshi)
Noun (futsuumeishi)
undutifulness to one's parents, lack of filial pietyingratitude envers ses parents, manque de piété filiale

Meaning restricted to ふきょう
See also: 八虐
Archaism
(the crime of) cursing one's parents

Meaning restricted to ふきょう
Archaism
disowning one's childUngehorsam gegenüber den Eltern, Nichterfüllung der Pflichten gegenüber den Eltern, Enterbung aufgrund mangelnder Pietät einer Person gegenüber ihren Eltern (im Mittelalter)

Kanji
ON: フ, ブ
negative, non-, bad, ugly, clumsy

ON: コウ, キョウ
filial piety, child's respect

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