Definition of 亡き

なきnaki Inflection

pre-noun adjectival:

  • the late; the deceased

Example Sentences

His heart bled for his lost friend.
Taro succeeded to his late father's estate.
A woman brought an old picture of her dead husband, wearing a hat, to the photographer.

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