Japanese Dictionary

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生業, 業わい
Kana Reading
せいぎょう, なりわい
seigyō, nariwai
Word Senses
  • Parts of speech
    noun (common) (futsuumeishi)
    occupation; livelihood; calling
    Example sentence
    庶民なりわいは、つくることだった The ordinary people had their livelihood in farming rice.

Examples of 生業, 業わい, せいぎょう, なりわい in a sentence

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