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English Meaning(s) for 家来

  1. retainer; retinue; servant

Definition and Synonyms for 家来

Servant a person working in the service of another (especially in the household)
Synonyms: おそば, サーバント, 下人, 下働き, 下僕, 下男, 下郎, 使用人, 召し使い, 召し使う, 奉公人, 奴僕, 奴婢, 家僕, 家従, 家来, 小者, 従僕, 折助, 男衆
Liegeman a person holding a fief
Synonyms: 家来, 家臣
Servant in a subordinate position
Synonyms: 奉仕者, 奴隷, 家来, 従僕, 従者, 雇い人
Liegeman a person who owes allegiance and service to a feudal lord
Synonyms: 家来, 家臣

Meanings for each kanji in 家来

house; home; family; professional; expert; performer Kanji Details »
come; due; next; cause; become Kanji Details »

Categories 家来 is a member of

Worker a person who works at a specific occupation
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Follower a person who accepts the leadership of another
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Subordinateness secondary importance
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Sample Sentences for 家来

Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall; Humpty Dumpty had a great fall; All the King's horses and all the King's men; Couldn't put Humpty Dumpty together again.
Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall. Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. All the king's horses and all the king's men couldn't put Humpty Dumpty together again.

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