Meaning of Kazoku in Japanese

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Kazoku is a Japanese word meaning "family."

Pronunciation

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Meaning

family

Japanese characters

家族 (かぞく)

Example

Uchi wa gonin kazoku da.
うちは五人家族だ。

Translation

I have a family of five.

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