Definition of 亡き

なきnaki Inflection

pre-noun adjectival:

  • the late; the deceased

Example Sentences

亡きnakitomowo思いomoikareha悲しんだkanashinda
His heart bled for his lost friend.
タローTAROOha亡きnakichichino財産zaisanwo相続souzokuしたshita
Taro succeeded to his late father's estate.
あるaru女性joseiga帽子boushiwoかぶってkabutte写っているutsutteiru亡きnaki旦那dannano写真shashinwoカメラマンKAMERAMANnomotohe持っていったmotteitta
A woman brought an old picture of her dead husband, wearing a hat, to the photographer.

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