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遺灰
Readings
いはい
ihai
Meanings
Noun (futsuumeishi)
ashes (of the deceased), remains from cremation

Kanji
ON: イ, ユイKUN: のこ.す
bequeath, leave behind, reserve

ON: カイKUN: はい
ashes, puckery juice, cremate

Example sentences
祖母の遺灰は寺院に置かれた骨壷に入っている。Parts: 祖母 (そぼ), 遺灰 (いはい), 寺院 (じいん), 置く (おく), 骨壷 (こつつぼ), 入る (はいる)Grandmother's ashes are in an urn at the temple.

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