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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
でん
Grade: 4
らい
Grade: 2
on’yomi

NounEdit

伝来 (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 傳來, hiragana でんらい, rōmaji denrai)

  1. an item or concept introduced or transmitted from a foreign land
  2. something that is handed down from earlier generations, an heirloom

VerbEdit

伝来する (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 傳來, hiragana でんらい, rōmaji denrai)

  1. be introduced from a foreign country
  2. hand down from generation to generation