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  • on reading:
  • ヨウ   ショウ
  • kun reading:
  • さま
  • meaning(s):
  • Esq., way, manner, situation, polite suffix
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Compounds

お蔭 おかげさま (your) backing; assistance
おきゃくさま guest
おたがいさま we are of equal status in this regard
おこさま child (someone else's)
おのぼりさん countryside people; visitor from the country; country bumpkin
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