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Etymology 1Edit

Kanji in this term
よご
Grade: S
kun’yomi

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

汚す (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 污す, transitive, godan conjugation, hiragana よごす, rōmaji yogosu)

Japanese verb pair
active  (よご)
mediopassive  (よご)れる
  1. pollute, contaminate, make dirty, stain
ConjugationEdit

Etymology 2Edit

Kanji in this term
けが
Grade: S
kun’yomi

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PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

汚す (shinjitai kanji, kyūjitai kanji 污す, transitive, godan conjugation, hiragana けがす, rōmaji kegasu)

Japanese verb pair
active  (けが)
mediopassive  (けが)れる
  1. defile, dishonor, profane
  2. soil one's name
  3. defile a woman's honor
ConjugationEdit