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  • ふく fuku

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  • nounnoun (suffix)
    clothes (esp. Western clothes)
    • suffixcounter
      counter for doses of medicine, gulps of tea, drags of a cigarette, etc.
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    Clothes in Japanese

    Different western style clothes in Japanese

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    Clothes in Japanese

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    • 8 strokes

      clothing, admit, obey, discharge

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    • Japanese sentence

      彼は濡れた服を火にあぶってかわかした。 

      Sentence analysis
      English translation

      He dried his wet clothes by the fire.

    Pronunciation

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    • ぶく buku

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    • archaismnoun
      mourning clothes
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    • mourning, period of mourning

      Kanji in this word

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      • 8 strokes

        clothing, admit, obey, discharge