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(Japanese) DESCENT   日系、血統、家系


  • If someone is of, for example, Japanese descent, their parents or grandparents or great-grandparents, etc., were from Japan.
  • 人について、例えば、 Japanese descent と言うと、その人の両親、もしくは祖父母か曾祖父母などが日本出身、つまり、日系、という意味になります。

(Japanese) DESCENT


  1. I think his father is of Greek descent.
  2. There are a lot of people of Chinese descent living in Vancouver.
  3. a: Is she French?
    b: I think she's of mixed descent. I heard that her father's family came from Russia.

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