TAKOBOTO

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幾世幾代
Readings
いくよ
ikuyo
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
generations, ages, yearslange Zeit, wieviel Zeit

Kanji
ON: KUN: いく-, いく.つ, いく.ら
how many, how much, how far, how long, some, several

ON: セイ, セ, ソウKUN: よ, さんじゅう
generation, world, society, public

ON: KUN: いく-, いく.つ, いく.ら
how many, how much, how far, how long, some, several

ON: ダイ, タイKUN: か.わる, かわ.る, かわ.り, か.わり, -がわ.り, -が.わり, か.える, よ, しろ
substitute, rate, charge, generation, counter for decades of ages, eras, etc., age, period, replace, convert, change, fee

Example sentences
この儀式は幾世代にもわたって伝わってきた。Parts: 此の (この), 儀式 (ぎしき), 幾世 (いくよ), (だい), にも, 渡る (わたる), 伝わる (つたわる), 来る (くる)This ceremony has been handed down from generation to generation.

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