TAKOBOTO

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下等
Readings
げら
gera
Meanings
Pronoun
Archaism
Humble (kenjougo) language
I, me

Kanji
ON: カ, ゲKUN: した, お.ろす, くだ.さる, -くだ.す, くだ.す, くだ.り, くだ.る, さ.がる, さ.げる, もと, しも, お.りる
below, down, descend, give, low, inferior

ON: トウKUN: ひと.しい, など, -ら
etc., and so forth, class (first), quality, equal, similar

Example sentences
文学、音楽あるいは演劇に対する批評家の仕事は、あらゆる仕事のうちで最も下等な仕事である。Parts: 文学 (ぶんがく), 音楽 (おんがく), 或は (あるいは), 演劇 (えんげき), に対する (にたいする), 批評家 (ひひょうか), 仕事 (しごと), 有らゆる (あらゆる), 仕事 (しごと), (うち), 最も (もっとも), 下等 (かとう), 仕事 (しごと), であるThe trade of critic, in literature, music, and the drama, is the most degraded of all.

Community comments
The words and kanji on this web site come from the amazing dictionary files JMDict, EDICT and KANJIDIC. These files are the property of the Electronic Dictionary Research and Development Group, and are used in conformance with the Group's licence. The example sentences come from the projects Tatoeba and Tanaka Corpus. Kanji search by radicals is based on the Kradfile2 and Kradfile-u files containing radical decomposition of 13108 Japanese characters. Many thanks to all the people involved in those projects!