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[ぞく()]
zoku
noun, noun, used as a suffix

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[ぞう()]
zou

English Meaning(s) for 族

noun, noun, used as a suffix
  1. tribe; clan; band; family
  2. (taxonomical) tribe
  3. group (of the periodic table)

Definition and Synonyms for 族

Kindred group of people related by blood or marriage
Synonyms: まき, まく, まく, クラン, 一族, 一門, 家門, , 氏族, 眷属, 血族, 血縁集団, 親族, 親族, 親類, , 閥族
Family Line people descended from a common ancestor
Synonyms: 一族, 一門, 宗族, 家筋, 家系, 家門, , 氏族, 眷属, 血族,
Tribe a taxonomic category between a genus and a subfamily
Synonyms: ,

Meanings for each kanji in 族

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Categories 族 is a member of

Social Group people sharing some social relation
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Taxonomic Group animal or plant group having natural relations
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Ancestry the descendants of one individual
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Stroke Order Diagrams for 族

Sample Sentences for 族

There is no furniture in the houses of the Incas.
The Mayas made their balls out of rubber.
There are people called Incas in South America.
In the 6th century, the Anglo-Saxons adopted Roman characters.
Though the Incas built up a great civilization, they had no system of writing.

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