身代わり

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
Grade: 3 Grade: 3

Etymology[edit]

(mi, body) + 代わり (kawari, substitute)

Noun[edit]

身代わり (hiragana みがわり, romaji migawari)

  1. substitution
  2. substitute, stand-in
  3. scapegoat

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