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命日
Readings

meinichi
English
Noun (futsuumeishi)
anniversary of a person's death, monthly return of the date of someone's death

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

Stroke: 8 Grade: 3 JLPT: N2 SKIP: 2-2-6 FC: 8062.2


ON: ニチ, ジツ KUN: ひ, -び, -か
day, sun, Japan, counter for days

Stroke: 4 Grade: 1 JLPT: N4 SKIP: 3-3-1 FC: 6010.0


Phrases
その石には彼の命日が刻まれていた。
Parts: 其の (その) (いし) には (かれ) 命日 (めいにち) 刻む (きざむ)
The stone was inscribed with the date of his death.