TAKOBOTO

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Readings

shi
English
Suffix
Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo) language
Mr, Mrs, Ms, Miss

Noun (futsuumeishi)
Suffix
clan

Pronoun
Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo) language
he, him

Counter
Honorific or respectful (sonkeigo) language
counter for people

Kanjis
ON: KUN: うじ, -うじ
family name, surname, clan

Stroke: 4 Grade: 4 JLPT: N1 SKIP: 3-2-2 FC: 7274.4


Phrases
人は氏より育ち。
Parts: (ひと) (うじ) より 育ち (そだち)
Birth is much, breeding is more.

1995年、安藤氏は建築におけるもっとも権威ある賞を受賞した。
Parts: (ねん) (し) 建築 (けんちく) に於ける (における) 最も (もっとも) 権威 (けんい) 有る (ある) (しょう) 受賞 (じゅしょう)
In 1995, Andou received architecture's most prestigious award.

それらの事実から判断すれば、森氏は金持ちにちがいない。
Parts: 其れ等 (それら) 事実 (じじつ) から 判断 (はんだん) すれば (し) 金持ち (かねもち) 違いない (ちがいない)
Judging from those facts, Mr Mori must be a wealthy person.

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