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  • on reading:
  • カイ
  • kun reading:
  • いましめる
  • meaning(s):
  • commandment
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いかい one's last caution
いましめ caution; admonition; warning; guard; commandment; precept; binding; bondage; punishment
める いましめる to admonish; to remonstrate
かいをやぶる to break the Buddhist commandments
かいげん martial law