冥福

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Japanese[edit]

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Etymology 1[edit]

Kanji in this term
めい
Grade: S
ふく
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

冥福 (hiragana めいふく, rōmaji meifuku)

  1. happiness in the next world
    冥福 (めいふく)をお (いの)りいたします。
    Go-meifuku o o-inori itashimasu.
    Rest in peace.
    (literally, “I wish for their happiness in the next world.”)

Etymology 2[edit]

Kanji in this term
みょう
Grade: S
ふく
Grade: 3
on’yomi

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

冥福 (hiragana みょうふく, rōmaji myōfuku)

  1. Same as above.

References[edit]

  1. 1.0 1.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9