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来世

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来世

  1. (Buddhism) the future world; the next world; the world to come; the afterlife

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Kanji in this term
らい
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NounEdit

来世 (hiragana らいせ, romaji raise)

  1. (Buddhism) the hereafter, the next world after death
    • 1949, 永井隆, この子を残して:
      来世 (らいせ)はこの ()時間 (じかん)延長 (えんちょう)ではない。
      Raise wa kono yo no jikan no enchō de wa nai.
      The next world is not an extension of our time in this one.