TAKOBOTO

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薄給
Readings
はっきゅう
hakkyuu
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
May take the particle 'no'
small salary, meagre salary, meager salaryniedriges Gehalt

Kanji
ON: ハクKUN: うす.い, うす-, -うす, うす.める, うす.まる, うす.らぐ, うす.ら-, うす.れる, すすき
dilute, thin, weak (tea)

ON: キュウKUN: たま.う, たも.う, -たま.え
salary, wage, gift, allow, grant, bestow on

Example sentences
私は薄給で何とか暮らしています。Parts: (わたし), 薄給 (はっきゅう), 何とか (なんとか), 暮らす (くらす)I manage to live on a small income.

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