Last modified on 6 December 2013, at 21:39

部落民

JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term

Grade: 3
らく
Grade: 3
みん
Grade: 4
on'yomi

Proper nounEdit

部落民 (hiragana ぶらくみん, romaji Burakumin)

  1. Burakumin (modern-day descendants of Japan's feudal outcast group)
  2. A Japanese social minority group of Korean, Chinese descent.

Usage notesEdit

The Japanese government has prohibited the printing of this word in dictionaries across Japan.