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English Translation of Sentence

Curses, like chickens, come home to roost.
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noroi
noun
  1. curse; spell; malediction
norou
godan verb, transitive verb
  1. to curse; to put a curse on; to detest intensely
majinau
godan verb
  1. to pray that one avoids disaster or illness; to pray
  2. to pray for the death or misfortune of another; to curse
  3. to treat illness with prayer
ha
particle
  1. topic marker particle
  2. indicates contrast with another option (stated or unstated)
  3. adds emphasis
hinadori
noun
  1. chick; baby bird
noyouni
adverb
  1. like; similar to
  2. as with; in the same way
negura
noun
  1. roost; nesting place
ni
particle
  1. indicates such things as location of person or thing, location of short-term action, etc.
modottekuru
kuru verb
  1. to come back

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