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面影
Readings
おもかげ
omokage
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
face, looks, vestiges, traceaspect, trace, trait marquant, traits, vestiges (?)Gesicht, Gestalt, Bild, Spur

Kanji
ON: メン, ベンKUN: おも, おもて, つら
mask, face, features, surface

ON: エイKUN: かげ
shadow, silhouette, phantom

KUN: おもかげ
(kokuji)

Example sentences
この町はいまだに昔の面影をとどめている。Parts: 此の (この), (まち), 未だに (いまだに), (むかし), 面影 (おもかげ), 留める (とどめる)This town still retains something of the old days.

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