TAKOBOTO

Japanese dictionary & Nihongo learning tool. Use it online here or download an offline app
両親
Readings
りょうしん
ryoushin
ふたおや
futaoya
Gikun (meaning as reading) or jukujikun (special kanji reading)
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
parents, both parentsles deux parents, parentsродители (оба)Vater und Mutter, Eltern, beide Elternteile

Kanji
ON: リョウKUN: てる, ふたつ
both, old Japanese coin, counter for carriages (e.g., in a train), two

ON: シンKUN: おや, おや-, した.しい, した.しむ
parent, intimacy, relative, familiarity, dealer (cards)

Example sentences
あなたを私の両親に紹介したい。Parts: 貴方 (あなた), (わたし), 両親 (りょうしん), 紹介 (しょうかい), したいI want you to meet my parents.

Community comments
The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!