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Noun (futsuumeishi)
companion (sister) volume (to), sequel (to)Begleitband, Folgeband, Fortsetzungsband

ON: KUN: あね, はは
elder sister

ON: マイKUN: いもうと
younger sister

ON: ヘンKUN: あ.む, -あ.み
compilation, knit, plait, braid, twist, editing, completed poem, part of a book

Example sentences
彼は小説の姉妹編を執筆中だ。Parts: (かれ), 小説 (しょうせつ), 姉妹編 (しまいへん), 執筆 (しっぴつ), (ちゅう)He is now writing a sister volume to his novel.

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