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  • on reading:
  • kun reading:
  • かなしい   かなしむ
  • meaning(s):
  • jail cell, grieve, sad, deplore, regret
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じひ compassion; benevolence; charity; mercy
だいじだいひ great compassion and mercy
しい かなしい sad; sorrowful
しい かなしいかな Sad to say; How sad; Alas
しがる かなしがる to feel sorrow; to be sad