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Japanese translation: "Bengoshi =弁護士" or "Houritsuka=法律家"

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10:57 Mar 20, 2001
English to Japanese translations [Non-PRO]
Law/Patents
English term or phrase: Lawyer
What is the Japanese term for lawyer
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Japanese translation:"Bengoshi =弁護士" or "Houritsuka=法律家"
Explanation:
A translation for lawyer in Japanese is "bengoshi" or "houritsuka".

"Bengo" means to defend, plead, vindicate or to advocate.

"Shi" means a gentleman or 'samurai'.

Further more, "bengoshi" can also be divided into "benshi" and "go".

"Benshi" means a speaker or orator.
"Go" means to protect or defend.

"Houritsuka" means a law specialist.

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xxxmichiokn
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na"Bengoshi =弁護士" or "Houritsuka=法律家"xxxmichiokn
nabengoshiGunsou
nahousou, bengoshi
Vesna Zivcic
nabengoshi 弁護士Gunsou


  

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bengoshi 弁護士


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Gunsou
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58 mins
housou, bengoshi


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lawyer = housou, bengoshi


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Vesna Zivcic
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5 hrs
bengoshi


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Gunsou
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9 hrs
"Bengoshi =弁護士" or "Houritsuka=法律家"


Explanation:
A translation for lawyer in Japanese is "bengoshi" or "houritsuka".

"Bengo" means to defend, plead, vindicate or to advocate.

"Shi" means a gentleman or 'samurai'.

Further more, "bengoshi" can also be divided into "benshi" and "go".

"Benshi" means a speaker or orator.
"Go" means to protect or defend.

"Houritsuka" means a law specialist.



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