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命を懸ける命を賭ける命をかける
Readings
いのちをかける
inochiwokakeru
Meanings
Expression
Ichidan verb
to put one's life on the line, to risk one's lifedas Leben riskieren, das Leben aufs Spiel setzen

Kanji
ON: メイ, ミョウKUN: いのち
fate, command, decree, destiny, life, appoint

ON: ケン, ケKUN: か.ける, か.かる
suspend, hang, 10%, install, depend, consult

ON: メイ, ミョウKUN: いのち
fate, command, decree, destiny, life, appoint

ON: KUN: か.ける, かけ
gamble, wager, bet

ON: メイ, ミョウKUN: いのち
fate, command, decree, destiny, life, appoint

Conjugated forms
Example sentences
彼は彼女を救うために命をかけた。Parts: (かれ), 彼女 (かのじょ), 救う (すくう), 為に (ために), 命を賭ける (いのちをかける)Il l'a sauvée au risque de sa vie.
He risked his life to save her.
Он рисковал жизнью, чтобы спасти её.

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