刑務所

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
けい
Grade: S

Grade: 5
しょ
Grade: 3
on'yomi

Etymology[edit]

Likely from Sinitic 刑務所.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

刑務所 (hiragana けいむしょ, romaji keimusho)

  1. A prison, a jail, a penitentiary.
    刑務所 (けいむしょ) ()れる
    keimusho ni ireru
    to put someone in prison, to imprison

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • 2002, Ineko Kondō; Fumi Takano; Mary E Althaus; et. al., Shogakukan Progressive Japanese-English Dictionary, Third Edition, Tokyo: Shōgakkan, ISBN 4095102535.