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I (humbly) receive (this meal)

Itadakimasu is traditionally used to begin meals in Japan.  It is supposed to mean “I receive” or “I humbly receive the gift of this food” but it may literally translate as “I take your life.” This is related to the … Continue reading

26. July 2013 by hardhikaputri
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