鰥寡孤独

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Japanese[edit]

Kanji in this term
かん
Hyōgaiji

Grade: S

Grade: S
どく
Grade: 5
on’yomi

Etymology[edit]

Noun[edit]

鰥寡孤独 (hiragana かんかこどく, rōmaji kankakodoku)

  1. (literally) Widowers and widowed, orphans and childless elderly.
  2. (idiomatic) the lonely people of the world

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