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roots or stems of plants; origin; source; this; the current; root; foundation; basis; (a measure word)
business; occupation; study
trad. (本業)
simp. (本业)

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NounEdit

本業

  1. (archaic) agriculture
  2. primary occupation; main job

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JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
ほん
Grade: 1
ぎょう
Grade: 3
on’yomi

NounEdit

本業 (hiragana ほんぎょう, rōmaji hongyō)

  1. primary occupation; main job