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  • on reading:
  • ゲン   ガン
  • kun reading:
  • もと
  • meaning(s):
  • beginning, former time, origin
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Compounds

Compounds

おちゅうげん Bon festival gifts
いちげん unitary
いちじげん one dimensional
いちしんきげん a new era; new age
いっしんきげん a new era; new age
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